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Number of records in Foraminifera

  • all names: number of marine scientific names at all ranks (sum of species, genera, families,..., accepted and synonyms)
  • all species: number of marine species names (sum of accepted and synonyms) within the specific rank
  • acc. species: number of accepted marine species within the specific rank
  • acc. species non-marine: number of accepted non-marine species within the specific rank
  • Checked names: number of marine names (%) that have been checked by a Taxonomic Editor

Name all names all species acc. species acc. species non-marine Checked names




Discovery rate

Discovery statistics

Authors describing most species during last decade

Discovery statistics

Citations (Google scholar)

Citations for "World Foraminifera Database":


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