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Rhodolith Substrate (Substrate Subclass)

Component: Substrate

Unique Identifier: 309

Substrate Origin Biogenic Substrate
Substrate Class Algal Substrate
Substrate Subclass Rhodolith Substrate
Substrate Group Rhodolith Rubble
Rhodolith Hash
Rhodolith Sand


Description
Definition Biogenic Substrate that is primarily composed of crustose algae that form rounded calcareous nodules (rhodoliths), often associated with coral reefs.