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In the five-kingdom classification, Chlamydomonas and Chlorella have been included in

  • Protista

  • Algae

  • Plantae

  • Monera

Answer

A.

Protista

RH Whittaker (1969) divided all living organisms into five kingdoms namely Monera, Protista, Fungi, Plantae and Animalia.

Monera Prokaryotic Organisms
Protista Unicellular eukaryotes including diatoms Euglenophyta and Pyrophyta
Plantae Multicellular plants including Chlorophyceae (Chlamydomonas and Chlorella) Phaeophyceae of algae

RH Whittaker (1969) divided all living organisms into five kingdoms namely Monera, Protista, Fungi, Plantae and Animalia.

Monera Prokaryotic Organisms
Protista Unicellular eukaryotes including diatoms Euglenophyta and Pyrophyta
Plantae Multicellular plants including Chlorophyceae (Chlamydomonas and Chlorella) Phaeophyceae of algae