Definition of Order Foraminifera
1. Noun. Foraminifers.
Generic synonyms: Animal Order
Group relationships: Rhizopoda, Subclass Rhizopoda
Member holonyms: Foram, Foraminifer, Family Globigerinidae, Globigerinidae, Genus Globigerina, Family Nummulitidae, Nummulitidae
Lexicographical Neighbors of Order Foraminifera
Literary usage of Order Foraminifera
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Report of the Annual Meeting (1894)
"Depth, 30 and 40 feet; ' brown clay and stones '; mud, 67 per cent.; sand, 12 per cent.; gravel, 21 per cent. RHIZOPODA. Order FORAMINIFERA. ..."
2. Pathogenic Micro-organisms: Including Bacteria and Protozoa; a Practical by William Hallock Park, Anna Wessels Williams (1905)
"Ehrenberg. II. Order: Heliozoa. Haekel. III. Order: Radiolaria. Johannes Muller. IV. Order: Foraminifera. d'Orbigny. ..."
3. Transactions of the Kansas Academy of Science by Kansas Academy of Science (1899)
"... cilindrica was a member of the animal sub-kingdom Protozoa, class Rhizopoda, order Foraminifera, ..."