What are the defining characteristics of the helminthes?
o Eukaryotic, complex life cycles
o Multicellular tissues and organs
o Chemoheterotrophic- Ingest and absorb food
Parasitic helminthes systems?
o Reduced digestive system
o Reduced ner
Bacteria do not grow in size they grow in population
Temperature is very important for pathogens to grow, most of th
Chapter 6 Microbial Growth
Psychrophile- organisms that grow in environments with optimum temperature at 15C
Psychrotrop- organisms that are not inhibited by refrigeration; cause food spoilage,
optimum temperature 20C
Mesophile- organisms that grow in env