11 Foraminiferan - have shells formed from calcium carbonate, CaCO3 .
12 Radiolarian - have shells made from silica (SiO2) Fossils from these two protists have helped geologist determine the ages of some rocks and sediments.
13 FlagellatesConsists of protists called Flagellates (which have one or more flagella for movement)Some are parasites. Termites have one of these type that lives in their guts and help them to digest food.
14 CiliatesKnown as ciliates - use cilia (hairlike structure on outside) to help move. Live in aquatic habitats.
19 Disease causing protista Most often called sporozoans because they produce spores ( reproductive cell that forms without fertilization and produces a new organism). They are parasites, usually found in the host’s blood or intestines.
20 Ex: Plasmodium - carried and transmitted by mosquitoes to humans causes malaria. More than 300 million people have malaria.Treated with chloroquine or primaquine.