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Foraminifera

Wikipedia Abstract

Foraminifera (/fəˌræməˈnɪfərə/, Latin meaning hole bearers, informally called "forams") are members of a phylum or class of amoeboid protists characterized by streaming granular ectoplasm that among other things is used for catching food, and commonly by an external shell or "test" made of various materials and constructed in diverse forms.
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Class

Globothalamea (4,191)
Monothalamea (628)
Not Assigned (2,381)
Tubothalamea (1,767)

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