Diversity in the Living World
Which one of the following is an incorrect statement regarding mycoplasma?
- They lack a cell wall,
- They are the smallest living cells.
- They cannot survive without oxygen.
- They are pathogenic in plants and animals.
Solution: Answer: CSolution: Mycoplasmas or mollicutes are the simplest and the smallest of the free living prokaryotes classified under Kingdom Monera. The size rangers from . A cell wall is absent. Plasma membrane forms the outers boundary of the cell. Mycoplasma can survive without .