Parkeria

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • prop. n Parkeria (Zoöl) A genus of large arenaceous fossil Foraminifera found in the Cretaceous rocks. The species are globular, or nearly so, and are of all sizes up to that of a tennis ball.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
NL. So named from W. K. Parker, , a British zoologist