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The 5 Kingdoms
The 5 Kingdoms AnimalsPlantsFungiProtists Monera
Animals : Animalia Many celled organisms that cannot make their own food. They have to eat other plants and animals to produce energy .Animals cells do not have ridged wallsThis kingdom includes: Mammals, Birds, Reptiles, Amphibians, Fish, Mollusks, Sponges, Worms, Insects, And Spiders.
Plants : PlantaeMany celled organisms that make their own food by a process called photosynthesisPlants have cells with rigid walls with cellulose in them.This Kingdom includes Flowering Plants, Trees, Mosses, And Ferns .
Fungi : Fungus OrganismsFungi have no chlorophyll. Fungi dissolve their food and then absorb it.The Fungi cell walls contain mostly chitin. The same substance found in insects exoskeletons.This kingdom includes Molds, Mildews, Rust, Yeast, Mushrooms, and more.
Protista : ProtistsProstists are mostly one celled microorganisms including plant and animal like organisms.This kingdom includes Algae, Amoebas, Paramecia , Diatoms, Euglenas, and many more.Protists have cells with a true nucleus.
Monera : MoneransMonera are microscopic one-celled organisms.Their cells dont have a true nucleus.Most Monera absorb their food.This Kingdom includes Bacteria and Blue/Green algae.