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Foraminifera

Known as: Foram, Foraminiferida, Forams 
An order of amoeboid EUKARYOTES characterized by reticulating pseudopods and a complex life cycle with an alternation of generations. Most are less… Expand
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
Dinoflagellates in the genus Symbiodinium are crucial components of coral reef ecosystems in their roles as endosymbionts of… Expand
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
In this volume John Murray investigates the ecological processes that control the distribution, abundance, and species diversity… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
To assess the influence of age and education on cognitive performance in our population, 530 adults were interviewed using the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Part 1: Introduction. 1: The Challenger expedition (1872-76). 2: Henry Bowman Brady (1835-91). 3: The Challenger foraminifera… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Climate over the past million years has been dominated by glaciation cycles with periods near 23,000, 41,000, and 100,000 years… Expand
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
A recent major discovery has been the rapid sedimentation of phytodetritus to the deep-sea floor1–3 Although benthic mega-faunal… Expand
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
Benthic foraminifera are protozoans found throughout the deep-sea environment, secreting a test of calcium carbonate or… Expand
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
A model1,2, which explains the vertical and seasonal distribution of planktonic foraminifera was developed using data from the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1974
Highly Cited
1974
It is shown that even when the oxygen isotopic composition of foraminiferal tests is examined using non-standard analytical… Expand
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Highly Cited
1970
Highly Cited
1970
The diversity of a planktonic foraminiferal assemblage on the ocean floor depends on the state of preservation of that assemblage… Expand
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