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Foraminifera, closely related to the Radiolaria, are exclusively marine single-celled animals.

Foraminifera, closely related to the Radiolaria, are exclusively marine single-celled animals.

foraminíferos planctónicos

These pink bubbles are live planktonic foraminifera taken from the Sargasso Sea in the North Atlantic Ocean. Each set of bubbles is a single-celled creature that has built itself a protective, multichambered house called a test.

Foraminiferen-2G.,Picture of Foraminifera, Microscopic Nature,structures, protozoa, protozoan closeup plant life ,Foraminiferas microscope, Mikroskopie

Foraminiferen-2G.,Picture of Foraminifera, Microscopic Nature,structures, protozoa, protozoan closeup plant life ,Foraminiferas microscope, Mikroskopie

Globigerinella siphonifera - a foraminifera drifting in the ocean -  more infos at: http://www.foraminifera.eu/single.php?no=1004622=suche

Globigerinella siphonifera - a foraminifera drifting in the ocean - more infos at: http://www.foraminifera.eu/single.php?no=1004622=suche

Protist-Foraminifera - Pinegreenwoods

Benthic foraminifera are more common in shallow, sandy areas, and certain species can be tied to specific environments.

planktonic foraminifera

Calcite tests of extinct species of planktonic foraminifera from the Eocene epoch million years) of Tanzania. The largest is less than a millimetre in size.