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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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References in classic literature ?
Lyell, namely, that the "longevity of the species in the mammalia is upon the whole inferior to that of the testacea." [3]
"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."
Findings of tropical group testate amoebae (Protozoa, Testacea) at the far east (Sikhote Alin' Reserve).
Specific composition and number of Testaceous Amoebae (Testacea Lobosia, Protozoa) of Ganli-Gol Lake.
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.
Maza, 1989) 160 Opsiphanes invirae relucens Fruhstorfer, 1907 161 Narope testacea Godman & Salvin, 1878 Satyrinae 162 Cissia undina (Butler, 1870) 163 Cyllopsis dospassosi L.D.
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.
Zagustay River, Russia Erpobdella testacea Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany Erpobdella triannulata Catemaco, Mexico Erpobdella vilnensis Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany E.