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1. Kingdom Monera
This is the most primitive of the five kingdom s; it encompasses all the bacteria . Monerans are single-celled prokaryotic organisms.

2. Kingdom Monera (prokaryotes, monerans)
This biological kingdom is composed of bacteria and cyanobacteria , one-celled (sometimes colonial) organisms whose cells lack a nuclear envelope, mitochondria , or plastid s. They reproduce asexually through fission (splitting in two) and mainly gain their nutrition by absorbing it from their environment (though some species are chemoautotroph s or photosynthetic).