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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Foraminifera
Foraminifera
Class recognized by EOL Dynamic Hierarchy 0.9
Foraminifera
Recognized by iNaturalist, Timor Sea Species List, Adriatic Sea Species List, Molukka Sea Species List, Aegean Sea Species List, Ceram Sea Species List, Flickr Group, Appeltans et al, Egypt Species List, Larvae of Hydrothermal Vents, EOL authors, EOL authors, EOL authors, Moorea Biocode, Australia Species List, Canada Species List, Chile Species List, China Species List, Ecuador Species List, Estonia Species List, Greenland Species List, Guinea Bissau Species List, Ivory Coast Species List, Panama Species List, Philippines Species List, Russia Species List, Seychelles Species List, Sweden Species List, The Bahamas Species List, Turkmenistan Species List, United Kingdom Species List, Venezuela Species List, Japan Species List, English Vernaculars for Landmark Taxa, protisten.de, protisten.de, Indonesia Species List, Mexico Species List, United States Species List, Adriatic Sea Species List, Aegean Sea Species List, Alboran Sea Species List, Andaman Sea Species List, Arabian Sea Species List, Arafura Sea Species List, Baffin Bay Species List, Balearic Sea Species List, Arctic Ocean Species List, Banda Sea Species List, Barents Sea Species List, Bay of Biscay Species List, Bay of Bengal Species List, Bay of Fundy Species List, Beaufort Sea Species List, Bering Sea Species List, Bass Strait Species List, Bismarck Sea Species List, Black Sea Species List, Caribbean Sea Species List, Celebes Sea Species List, Celtic Sea Species List, Ceram Sea Species List, Coral Sea Species List, Davis Strait Species List, Eastern China Sea Species List, English Channel Species List, Flores Sea Species List, Great Australian Bight Species List, Greenland Sea Species List, Gulf of Aden Species List, Gulf of Alaska Species List, Gulf of Aqaba Species List, Gulf of California Species List, Gulf of Guinea Species List, Gulf of Mexico Species List, Gulf of St Lawrence Species List, Gulf of Oman Species List, Indian Ocean Species List, Ionian Sea Species List, Java Sea Species List, Kara Sea Species List, Labrador Sea Species List, Laccadive Sea Species List, Laptev Sea Species List, Kattegat Species List, Makassar Strait Species List, Mozambique Channel Species List, Hudson Strait Species List, Halmahera Sea Species List, North Atlantic Species List, Molukka Sea Species List, North Pacific Species List, Northwestern Passages Species List, North Sea Species List, Persian Gulf Species List, Red Sea Species List, Savu Sea Species List, Sea of Japan Species List, Philippine Sea Species List, Sea of Marmara Species List, Sea of Okhostk Species List, Seto Inland Sea Species List, Skagerrak Species List, Solomon Sea Species List, South China Sea Species List, Strait of Gibraltar Species List, Tyrrhenian Sea Species List, Sulu Sea Species List, Timor Sea Species List, Southern Ocean Species List, Tasman Sea Species List, South Atlantic Species List, and South Pacific Species List
Foraminifera
Recognized by NCBI

Alternative Names

Alveoclavulina Singh & Kalia 1977
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Ansa Temibekova 1978
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Apiopterina Zborzewski 1834
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Arpsammosiphoum Rhumbler 1913
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Arthrocena Modeer 1791
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Canthropes Montfort 1808
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Cidaria Grzybowski 1896
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Cimelidium Ehrenberg 1858
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Crateriola Strand 1943
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Dorbignyaea Deshayes 1830
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Entolagena A. Silvestri 1900
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Eotournayellina Lipina 1965
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Foraminifera
Obsolete variant according to Paleobiology Database
Foraminifera d'Orbigny 1826
Synonym according to NCBI
Foraminiferida
Misspelling according to Paleobiology Database
Foraminiferida
Obsolete variant according to Paleobiology Database
Foraminiferida
Synonym according to NCBI
Gaudriyadhlla Plotnikova 1976
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Gavelinonion Hofker 1957
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Gemmulina d'Orbigny 1839
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Glomerina Franke 1928
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Glomovertella Reitlinger 1948
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Gyrammina Eimer & Fickert 1899
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Hemistegina Kaufmann 1867
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Hyalopus Schaudinn 1894
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Knasteria Macko 1963
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Lecythium Hertwig & Lesser 1874
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Lingulinopsis Reuss 1860
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Magnella Neumann, Pożaryska & Vachard 1975
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Mallopela Folin 1887
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Matthewina Galloway 1933
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Monetulites Ehrenberg 1855
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Multifarina J. X. Lin 1984
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Nodosariopsis Rzehak 1895
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Oberhauserina Fuchs 1967
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Ormathascia Deak 1964
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Ovulida Folin 1887
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Ozawaina Lee 1927
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Polyxenes Montfort 1808
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pseudastrorhizula Wetzel 1940
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pseudopatellina Haque 1960
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Renulina Blake 1876
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Rhaetotorulus Kristan-Tollmann 1970
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Robulammina Montanaro-Gallitelli 1947
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Rotalites Lamarck 1801
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Scortimus Montfort 1808
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Sibiriella Haman 1988
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Siderospira Ehrenberg 1845
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Silicina Bornemann 1874
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Spironatus Bykova & Ptushkina 1980
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Spongina de Gregorio 1930
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Tereuva Vella 1961
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Tritaxiopsis Rzehak 1895
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Turaensis Pronina 1970
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Upsonella Moore 1959
Doubtful according to GBIF classification

Common Names

English

forams preferred
foraminifers preferred
foram
Recognized by Paleobiology Database
foraminiferans
hole bearers

Arabic

منخربات preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Basque

Foraminifero preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Belarusian

фарамініферы preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bokmål, Norwegian; Norwegian Bokmål

Poredyr preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bulgarian

Фораминифери preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Catalan; Valencian

Foraminífer preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Croatian

Krednjaci preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Czech

dírkonošci preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Dutch; Flemish

Foraminiferen preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
gaatjesdragers

Esperanto

Foraminifero preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Finnish

Huokoseläimet preferred
Recognized by Wikidata, christinaflann, and admin

Galician

Foraminíferos preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Georgian

ფორამინიფერები preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

German

Foraminiferen preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Kammerlinge
Recognized by Wikidata

Greek, Modern (1453-)

Τρηματοφόρα preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hebrew

חוריריות preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hindi

पादछिद्र preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hungarian

Likacsosházúak preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Icelandic

Götungar preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Irish

Foramainiféaran preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Japanese

有孔虫門 preferred
Recognized by piaf and admin
有孔虫

Kazakh

Фораминифералар preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Latvian

Foraminīferas preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Macedonian

дупконосци preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Persian

روزن‌داران preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Polish

Otwornice preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Romanian; Moldavian; Moldovan

Foraminifer preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Russian

фораминиферы preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Serbian

фораминифере preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Shambala

Krednjaci preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Slovak

Dierkavce preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Swedish

Foraminiferer preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Thai

ฟอรามินิเฟอรา preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Turkish

Delikliler preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Ukrainian

форамініфери preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Vietnamese

Trùng lỗ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Deu

Foraminiferen preferred

i18n: Pms

Foraminìfer preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Sr Ec

Фораминифере preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Sr El

Foraminifere preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
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Curated hierarchies for Foraminifera

EOL Dynamic Hierarchy 0.9

Life
Cellular Organisms
Eukaryota
SAR (Stramenopiles, Alveolates, Rhizaria)
Rhizaria
Retaria
Foraminifera (this page)

GBIF classification

Chromista
Foraminifera (this page)
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