22 Determinants of Water Quality 4

22 Determinants of Water Quality 4 - There are two types of...

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Heterotrophic Organisms
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Heterotrophs Derive energy from consumption of complex organic compounds produced by autotrophs Autotrophs store energy from the sun in carbon compounds (C 6 H 12 O 6 ) Heterotrophs consume these complex carbon compounds for energy carbon compounds (C 6 H 12 O 6 ) autotrophs Heterotrophs Consumers Producers
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Heterotrophic Organisms Two Basic Types Related to Oxygen Status Anaerobic low-oxygen environments Anaerobic heterotrophs Aerobic high oxygen environments Aerobic heterotrophs
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Autotrophs store energy from the sun in carbon compounds (C 6 H 12 O 6 ) Heterotrophs consume these complex carbon compounds for energy
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Unformatted text preview: There are two types of heterotrophic organisms: aerobic and anaerobic Aerobic: high oxygen environments, Anaerobic: low oxygen environments Summary Extra Credit: 2. ________consume complex carbon compounds for energy 1. Organisms that live in high oxygen environments are ____ 3. Organisms that are directly harmful to health are called ___ 4. Organisms that produce complex organic compounds from simple inorganic molecules and an external source of energy are called ______________________________ Aerobic Heterotrophs and Anaerobic Heterotrophs Heterotrophic Organisms...
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