Definition of Order 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 Order Amoebina
Literary usage of Order Amoebina
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Animal Parasites of Man by Harold Benjamin Fantham, Maximilian Gustav Christian Carl Braun (1916)
"The Spirochaetes are Protists (see pp. 114—128). Class I. SARCODINA, Butschli, 1882. Order. Amoebina, Ehrenberg. A. Human Intestinal Amoebae. ..."
2. The British Freshwater Rhizopoda and Heliozoa by James Cash, John Hopkinson, George Herbert Wailes (1905)
"In Amoeba proteus, which may be taken as typical of the order Amoebina, food, of whatever kind, may be incepted at any convenient part of the body-surface. ..."
3. Journal of Applied Microscopy by Bausch & Lomb Optical Company (1902)
"Order, Amoebina. If the student has not studied the Amoeba in a general course in zoology, it should be taken up at this point, since the amoeboid form ..."