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Noun1.Testacea - testacean rhizopodsTestacea - testacean rhizopods      
animal order - the order of animals
Rhizopoda, subclass Rhizopoda - creeping protozoans: amoebas and foraminifers
testacean - any of various rhizopods of the order Testacea characterized by having a shell
Arcellidae, family Arcellidae - soil and freshwater protozoa; cosmopolitan in distribution
genus Difflugia - genus of protozoans related to ameba
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Precisely so, my learned Conseil; and, amongst these testacea the earshell, the tridacnae, the turbots, in a word, all those which secrete mother-of-pearl, that is, the blue, bluish, violet, or white substance which lines the interior of their shells, are capable of producing pearls.
Lyell, namely, that the "longevity of the species in the mammalia is upon the whole inferior to that of the testacea.
Pars secunda continens conchylia sive testacea univalvia, bivalvia & multivalvia.
Testacea Britannica or Natural History of British Shells, Marine, Land, and Fresh-Water, Including the Most Minute: Systematically Arranged and Embellished with Figures.
CSIRO has detected a breach of biosecurity and laboratory protocols in one of the labs at Black Mountain relating to a pathogen called Nocardia testacea, a bacteria found in soil.
It comes in a good selection of colours from the beautiful lush green of Carex evergreen, through to yellow colours of Bowles' golden sedge or the red fiery Carex testacea.
23) "Multa lignea et testacea idolorum simulacra, forma et figura singulari, ac genti mexicanea propria" (San Bartolomeo 1805: 44).
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Rutelini Region dorsal testacea, iridiscente, amarillenta, blanquecina, nacarada muy brillante.
Solid archosaur eggshell consists of laterally juxtaposed calcium carbonate crystals (aragonitic for chelonians or calcitic for archosaurs) (Erben, 1970; Packard and DeMarco, 1995) on an organic network (Kohring and Reitner, 1996; Packard and DeMarco, 1995), regularly grouped in eggshell units that nuleate from an underlying membrana testacea (MT) in Dinosauria (Pooley, 1979, Mikhailov, 1992).
orizabana, Thaumatomyrmex zeteky Smith, 1944, Discothyrea horni Menozzi, 1927, Discothyrea testacea Roger, 1863, Proceratium brasiliense Borgmeier, 1959, B.