Four examples of organisms classified under the Kingdom Monera are bacteria, mycoplasms, cyanobacteria, and archae bacteria. Organisms that meet the qualifications of the kingdom Monera are called Monerans. More »

Examples of monerans include bacteria and blue-green algae. Bacteria are the most populous of all living organisms and critical to life on this planet. As decomposers, they break down organic matter and return the nutrie... More » Science Biology

A metaphor is figure or speech used to express a comparison between two things. For instance, "His face was blank; his movements mechanical and precise," is a metaphor that indicates the subject's face is expressionless,... More »

The two domains of prokaryotes, which are archae and bacteria, contain the common organisms of cyanobacteria, halophiles and hyperthermophiles. Prokaryotes occur in many forms, and some species are more common than other... More »

Purple and green bacteria and cyanobacteria are photosynthetic. Photosynthetic bacteria are able to produce energy from the sun's rays in a process similar to that used by plants. Instead of using chlorophyll to capture ... More »

Autotrophic bacteria include cyanobacteria, green sulfur bacteria, purple bacteria, halophiles and methanogens. These bacteria, along with several types of plants and fungi, have the ability to produce their own food thr... More »

All organisms belong to one of five kingdoms: animal, plant, moneran, fungi and protist. All living organisms fall into specific categories using taxonomy, which groups all living things into groups based on biological c... More »