7 questions on "Microbial Metabolism - Energy Classes of Microorganisms"

The form of catabolism from the oxidation of inorganic compounds.
Chemolithotrophy
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What is the name of an organism that conserves energy from inorganic chemicals?
Chemolithotroph
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What is the name of an organism that contains chlorophylls and other pigments that convert light energy into ATP and thus doesn't require chemicals as a source of energy.
Phototroph
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A form of phototrophy in which there is no oxygen (O2) produced.
Anoxygenic photosynthesis
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The term for an organism that obtains carbon for its cells from other organic compounds.
Heterotroph
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The term of an organism that uses carbon dioxide (CO2) as its carbon source.
Autotroph (primary producer)
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What is the Calvin cycle?
The major biochemical pathway by which phototrophic organisms incorporate CO2 into cell material.
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