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Excercise in Protistology - MB170C21
Title: Cvičení z protistologie
Czech title: Cvičení z protistologie
Guaranteed by: Department of Zoology (31-170)
Faculty: Faculty of Science
Actual: from 2021
Semester: winter
E-Credits: 2
Examination process: winter s.:
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:0/1, C [HT]
Capacity: unlimited
Min. number of students: unlimited
4EU+: no
Virtual mobility / capacity: no
State of the course: taught
Language: Czech
Additional information:
Note: enabled for web enrollment
Guarantor: Mgr. Tomáš Pánek, Ph.D.
Teacher(s): prof. RNDr. Ivan Čepička, Ph.D.
doc. Mgr. Vladimír Hampl, Ph.D.
Mgr. Tomáš Pánek, Ph.D.
RNDr. Martina Pichrtová, Ph.D.
doc. Mgr. Pavel Škaloud, Ph.D.
Co-requisite : MB160P62
Annotation -
Last update: prof. RNDr. Ivan Čepička, Ph.D. (28.10.2019)
The aim of the practical course is to introduce the morphology and ultrastructure of selected groups of protists to the students. The course will also include observation and determination of protists in samples obtained by students. The course of Protistology MB160P62 must be registered alongside or already completed in order to register this practical course.
Literature -
Last update: Ing. Jindřiška Peterková (24.10.2019)

Hausmann, K., Hülsmann, N. 2003. Protozoologie. Academia, Praha.Hausmann, K., Hülsmann, N., Radek, R. 2003. Protistology. E. Schweizerbart'sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, Stuttgart.Hirt, R.P., Horner, D.S. (eds). 2004. Organelles, genomes and eukaryote phylogeny. CRC Press, London. Kalina, T., Váňa, J. 2005. Sinice, řasy, houby včetně podobných organismů a mechorosty v současném systému. Karolinum, Praha.Kendrick, B. 2001. The fifth kingdom. Focus Publ., New York.Lee, J.J., Leedale, G.F., Bradbury P (eds). 2000. The illustrated guide to the Protozoa. Volume I, II. Allen Press, Lawrence. Lee, R.E. 1999. Phycology. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.Margulis, L., Corliss, J.O., Melkonian, M., Chapman, D.J. (eds). 1990. Handbook of Protoctista. Jones and Bartlett Publisher, Boston.

Requirements to the exam -
Last update: prof. RNDr. Ivan Čepička, Ph.D. (27.02.2021)
Credit will be gained for participation and after a successful identification test of organisms presented during the course.
Syllabus -
Last update: prof. RNDr. Ivan Čepička, Ph.D. (27.02.2021)

1. Ultrastructure of protist cells 

2. Excavata, Amoebozoa 

3. Alveolata 

4. Archaeplastida and Hacrobia 

5. Stramenopiles, Haptista, Cryptista

For detailed syllabus see

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