Common name: Star jelly
General characters of Cyanobacteria
- The incipient nucleus is present.
- The presence of a 70s type of ribosome.
- The gas vacuole is present.
- They are autotrophic and photosynthesis takes place by oxygenic photosynthesis.
- Double membrane-bound cell organelles like ER, Golgi body, plastids are absent.
- Their is an absence of locomotory organelles.
- Sexual reproduction is absent.
- Reproduction takes place by means of the asexual method.