Miliola

noun
Mi·​li·​o·​la | \mə̇ˈlīələ, ˌmilēˈōlə\

Definition of Miliola 

: a genus of Foraminifera (the type of a large family Miliolidae) including forms that have existed since the Triassic and have contributed largely to the formation of various limestones

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History and Etymology for Miliola

New Latin, diminutive of Latin milium millet; from the resemblance of shells of animals of this genus to millet seed

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