mam, can u please tell me the difference between holophytic and holozoic nutrition

Asked by AKHIL MANOJ | 9th Jul, 2013, 08:05: PM

Expert Answer:

Holophytic nutrition: It is similar as autotropic nutrition , in which organic raw materials are obtained from outside for conversion into organic state with the help of solar energy.This type of nutrition occur in Euglena.

Holozoic Nutrition : that form of nutrition in which organisms feed on complex organic substances by ingestion and digest with the help of enzymes is called holozoic nutrition . it is conpleted in 5 steps :

1. ingestion

2. digestion

3. absorption

4. assimilation

5. egestion 

Answered by  | 10th Jul, 2013, 01:29: PM

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