Animal Nutrition and the Digestive System


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Animal Nutrition and the Digestive System
10113011011302Animal Nutrition and the Digestive System
Food Procurement All organisms require a steady supply of high-energy (highly ordered) materials, known as foods, to provide fuel for their functional needs. Green plants, the common autotrophs (self-feeders), synthesize their food with the aid of sunlight from simple inorganic substances like CO2 and H2O (Chap. 6). The fungi obtain their food by absorption f…
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George H. Fried; George J. Hademenos: Schaum's Outline of Biology, Fourth Edition. Animal Nutrition and the Digestive System, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2013), AccessEngineering Export