Definition of Amoebina
1. Noun. The animal order including amoebas.
Generic synonyms: Animal Order
Group relationships: Rhizopoda, Subclass Rhizopoda
Member holonyms: Genus Amoeba, Endamoebidae, Family Endamoebidae, Ameba, Amoeba
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Amoebina
Literary usage of Amoebina
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Forms of Animal Life: A Manual of Comparative Anatomy : with Descriptions of by George Rolleston, William Hatchett Jackson (1888)
"It has been shown that in the naked amoebina with dense protoplasm, a superficial thin layer undergoes coagulation by contact with the water in which the ..."
2. Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy by Royal Irish Academy (1874)
"... such a type as would include his forms (and mine), and exclude other " amoebina." And this type, briefly expressed, seems to be an ..."