auxoheterotroph


auxoheterotroph
n. [Gr. auxein, to increase; heteros, other; trophe, nourishment]
Any organism that is incapable of synthesizing the growth substances required in its development.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • auxoheterotroph — au|xo|he|te|ro|troph*: nfähig, die für die eigene Entwicklung nötigen Wuchsstoffe selbst zu ↑synthetisieren (von bestimmten Organismen; Biol.) …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • auxoautotroph — n. [Gr. auxein, to increase; autos, self; trophe, nourishment] Any organism capable of synthesizing the growth substances required in its development; see auxoheterotroph …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology


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