fusulinid
noun Etymology: New Latin Fusulinidae, from Fusulina, a genus, from Latin fusus spindle + -ulus -ule + New Latin -ina, diminutive suffix Date: 1941 any of a family (Fusulinidae) of extinct marine foraminifers

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  • Fusulinid — Taxobox name = Fusulinids fossil range = Silurian Permian image width = 220px domain = Eukaryota regnum = Rhizaria phylum = Foraminifera ordo = Fusulinida subdivision ranks = Superfamilies subdivision = Archaediscacea Colaniellacea Earlandiacea… …   Wikipedia

  • fusulinid — Any of a large group of extinct foraminiferans, single celled organisms related to amoebas but having complex shells that are easily preserved as fossils. The fusulinids first appeared during the Carboniferous period, perhaps с 320 million years… …   Universalium

  • fusulinid — fu·su·lin·id …   English syllables

  • fusulinid — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Micropaleontology — Fusulinid (Triticites) from the Plattsmouth Chert, Red Oak, Iowa (Permian). Micropaleontology (also sometimes spelled as micropalaeontology) is the branch of paleontology that studies microfossils. Contents …   Wikipedia

  • Moscovian (Carboniferous) — System Subsystem/ Series Stage Age (Ma) Permian Cisuralian Asselian younger Carboniferous Pennsylvanian …   Wikipedia

  • Parafusulina — Taxobox name = Parafusulina regnum = Rhizaria phylum = Foraminifera ordo = Fusulinida superfamilia = Fusulinacea familia = Schwagerinidae genus = Parafusulina subdivision ranks = Species subdivision = P. antimonioensi P. attenuata P. boesei P.… …   Wikipedia

  • Paraschwagerina — Taxobox name = Paraschwagerina regnum = Rhizaria phylum = Foraminifera ordo = Fusulinida superfamilia = Fusulinacea familia = Schwagerinidae genus = Paraschwagerina Paraschwagerina is a genus of fusulinids, an extinct group of protozoans …   Wikipedia

  • Foraminifera — Taxobox name = Foraminifera fossil range = fossil range|600 image width = 200px image caption = Live Ammonia tepida (Rotaliida) domain = Eukaryota regnum = Rhizaria superphylum = Retaria phylum = Foraminifera phylum authority = d Orbigny, 1826… …   Wikipedia

  • Fusulinida —   Fusulinida Rango temporal: Silúrico Pérmico …   Wikipedia Español

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