Protists and fungi can both live in a variety of enviornments. For example, protists like euglena only need liquid water to live. Fungi on the other hand usually live anywhere in nature besides in water.  Apart from habitats, protists and fungi also move differently. Protists use whip like tails called flagella to propel them through the water. Protists also use tiny feet called cilia to move. Fungi are usually static but they can move in two ways. One being through reproductive spores, and the other is by growing and extending their hyphae, or chains of fungal cells. Mosts protists are unicellular and pretty hard to see with a naked eye. While most fungi are multicellular and are able to be seen with a naked eye. Protists do not need a host to live because they are not decomposers. But, fungi can only survive with a host. Sometimes the host dies and other times the host and fungi both benefit. For energy, some protists photosynthesize and get energy from the sun while others are heterotrophs and eat other organisms. Fungi like to obtain energy from either living or decaying hosts. One thing protists and fungi have in common is that they are both eukaryotic. Finally, both protists and fungi have the ability to produce sexually and asexually.