TIL Protists are classified solely on organisms that cannot be recognized as an animal, plant or fungi. This includes the last common ancestor of all Eukaryotes and the closest living relatives of all animals the Choanaflagellates. by whatilearned November 19, 2021, 2:11 am Read more: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Protist?wprov=sfla1 What do you think? 12 Points Upvote Downvote ancestorAnimalAnimalsChoanaflagellatesclassifiedclosestcommoneukaryotesFungiincludeslivingorganismsplantProtistsrecognizedRelativessolelyTILToday I learned See more Previous article 10 being the highest, what is your happiness level? Next article Men of Reddit, what’s a song made by a girl that you’ll sing with your whole chest? 3 Comments Leave a Reply Are protists still a thing? I was under the impression that that taxa had been eliminated since I was in school. Log in to Reply Misread that as “protagonists” That was wild for a sec Log in to Reply If an alien species were discovered, would it be classified as a protist with the current definition? Log in to Reply Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.