Definition of Kingdom monera
1. Noun. Prokaryotic bacteria and blue-green algae and various primitive pathogens; because of lack of consensus on how to divide the organisms into phyla informal names are used for the major divisions.
Member holonyms: Moneran, Moneron, Division Archaebacteria, Division Eubacteria, Family Lactobacillaceae, Family Lactobacteriaceae, Lactobacillaceae, Lactobacteriaceae, Phylum Pyrrophyta, Pyrrophyta
Generic synonyms: Kingdom
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Kingdom Monera
Literary usage of Kingdom monera
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1. The History of Creation: Or, The Development of the Earth and Its by Ernst Heinrich Philipp August Haeckel (1883)
"... or the Hypothesis of Many Progenitors.—The Kingdom of Protista, or Primaeval Beings.—Eight Classes of the Protista Kingdom—Monera, Amoebae, ..."
2. Living Things by Katy Z. Allen, Kathleen McKeehen (2002)
"... Kingdom and the kingdom monera (Bacteria). Explain that bacteria are the smallest living things. Provide students with a variety of pictures of protists ..."