Definition of Family globigerinidae
1. Noun. A family of protoctists.
Generic synonyms: Protoctist Family
Group relationships: Foraminifera, Order Foraminifera
Lexicographical Neighbors of Family Globigerinidae
Literary usage of Family globigerinidae
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)
"... and the genus Hasti- gerina, all members of the family Globigerinidae. It is their tests which, together with those of some non-pelagic species, ..."
2. Proceedings by Pacific Science Association (1921)
"Most of the species belong to the family Globigerinidae. Abyssal. In the case of the abyssal faunas, temperature seems to be the controlling factor in their ..."