SOME IMPORTANT FACTS ABOUT BIOLOGY
Many short branched parts called dendrites.
Father of Biology and Zoology–Aristotle
Father of Botany–Theophrastus
Father of Taxonomy– Carolus Linnaeus
Father of Medicine– Hippocrates
Euglena is an organism which exhibits the characteristic of both plants and animals .
The Cell was firstly invented by an English Scientist Robert Hook in 1665.
Cell Theory-The cell theory wasjointly propounded by a botanist Schleden and a Zoologist Schwan in 1838-1839.
Lysosome destroys itself in such a process so it is called suicide vesicle(bag) of the cell
Mitochondria is called Power House of the cell.
Ribosome is called the factory of protein.
Chloroplast is called Kitchen of cell.
The smallest cell is Mycoplasma Gallosepticum, while the largest cell is Ostrich’s egg .
Cell-wall is completely developed and which is composed of cellulose.
The blue-green algae is a special type of bacteria which are called cyanobacteria.
The algae which appear on the ice are called Cryptophytes,while which appear on the rock are called Lithophytes.
The Largest banyan tree of Indian Botanical Garden, Shivpur (Howarah) Pitcher plant leaves accommodate to trap the insects and modified themselves in the form of bags.
The metal magnesium is found in the chlorophyll of plant leave and in the nucleus of the chlorophyll the atom of magnesium exists.