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
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Order Foraminifera
Literary usage of Order foraminifera
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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, ..."