Eubacteria - Eubacteria Heterotrophic or Autotrophic? The...

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Eubacteria Heterotrophic or Autotrophic? The bacteria of kingdom eubacteria are heterotrophic, autotrophic, and chemotrophic. They are heterotrohps because they can absorb organic materials down in both living and dead organisms. They are autotrophs because they can make their own food by photosynthesis. They are chemotrophs because they get their food by breaking down inorganic matter. What does it eats? Eubacteria are both autotrophs, and heterotrophs. Some feed on chemicals and minerals, while other photosynthetic bacteria, make their own food. Some eubacteria also eats other bacteria. Decomposer or Parasite? Eubacteria gets food in many ways. If the food source is living, the eubacteria are called parasites because they live upon another living thing. If the food source is dead, they are called decomposers because they are absorbing materials from dead organisms. Some eubacteria can neither parasites nor decomposers. Cell structure of Eubacteria:
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This note was uploaded on 09/06/2011 for the course BIO 201 taught by Professor Mr.bajom during the Spring '09 term at Abu Dhabi University.

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