protist

BY: CHASE BROSEL

Euglena

How does it eat? It eats by making its own food for it self by photosynthesis.

How dose it reproduce? It has to split it self in half to reproduce, called mitosis.

How does it move? It move by this thing that looks like a tail but it helps it move (flagellum). How do they respond to the environment? It Hangs out in stranger water like pond and ponds with algae.

This should help you with understanding the Euglena

Euglena tutorial

Amoeba

How does it eat? The amoeba stretches out the pseudopod, surrounds a piece of food, and pulls it into the rest of the amoeba's body.

How does it reproduce? By splitting in half to make more amoeba.

How do they move? It is a part of the amoeba's body that it can stretch out and pull itself with.

How do they respond to the environment? They change in there environment.

AMEBA

paramecium

How does it eat? They make there own food.

How do they reproduce? Paramecium reproduce by a process called binary fission

How do they move?Paramecium have tiny hair-like things, called cilia, all around the outside of their cell

How do they respond to the environment? The live in lakes, ponds, streams, rivers, and puddles.

A Paramecium Showing His Internal Parts

volvox

How does it eat? The volvox primarily eats through photosynthesis.

How does it reproduce? In sexual reproduction two types of gametes are produced. Volvox species can be monoecious or dioecious.

How does it move?The individual algae cells work together to form a hollow sphere

How do they respond to the environment? By spinning in a around to collect sun light

Volvox Dances

THESE SHOULD HELP YOU LEARN MORE ABOUT PROTIST