Register Now

Login

Lost Password

Lost your password? Please enter your email address. You will receive a link and will create a new password via email.

Add question

Sorry, you do not have a permission to add a question.
You must login to ask question.

Login

Register Now

If You are a member Please log in. If You're not already registered, please create a new account.

Archaea V/S bacteria

Archaea V/S bacteria

First, Archaea bacteria were classified in the eubacteria kingdom. Later in 1970, scientists separate the bacteria into two kingdoms as Archaea-bacteria and eubacteria. Below are some of the differences that are present among archaea and Bacteria. We have made two tables for your convenience of comprehending, one table contains the similarities of archaea and bacteria and the other contain differences among the two.

Similarities:

These are some of the similarities that are present between archaea and bacteria.

Properties Archaea Bacteria
Cell type Prokaryotic Prokaryotic
Shapes Rod, cocci, plates and coil Rod, cocci, plates and coil
Motility Flagella Flagella
Size In micrometres In micrometres
Organelles No membrane around organelles No membrane around organelles
Cell division Binary fission, fragmentation. Binary fission, fragmentation

 

Differences:

These are some of the differences that are present among archaea and bacteria, these things differentiate between archaea and bacteria

Properties Archaea Bacteria
Growth Occur in one phase Occur in three phase
Habitat Extreme harsh environment Ubiquitous
Cell wall Pseudo-peptidoglycan Peptidoglycan
Spore formation Can’t form spore during dormant conditions Can form spore during dormant conditions
Flagella Evolved from type 4 Pilli Evolved from type 3 secretions.

 

About John FNew Member

Leave a reply