Foraminifera(redirected from Granuloreticulosa)
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Related to Granuloreticulosa: foraminiferal
A subclass of Rhizopoda possessing anastomosing pseudopodia; these form a network around the cell that usually develops into a complex calcareous shell; an important component of the ocean bottom and of rockbeds overlying oil deposits.
[L. foramen, aperture, + fero, to carry]