Definition of Coralline. Meaning of Coralline. Synonyms of Coralline
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Definition of Coralline
Coralline Cor"al*line (? or ?), a. [Cf. L. corallinus
Composed of corallines; as, coralline limestone.
Coralline Cor"al*line, n. [Cf. F. coralline.]
1. (Bot.) A submarine, semicalcareous or calcareous plant,
consisting of many jointed branches.
2. (Zo["o]l.) Formerly any slender coral-like animal; --
sometimes applied more particulary to bryozoan corals.
Meaning of Coralline from wikipedia
- Coralline means
"resembling coral" and may refer
algae, whose fronds
- Coralline algae
are red algae
in the order
Corallinales. They are characterized
by a thallus
that is hard because
of calcareous deposits contained
is a carbonate sedimentary
rock that is often composed
of the skeletal fragments
of marine organisms
such as coral, foraminifera, and molluscs...
to reef corals. Therefore, demosponges
are also called coralline
sponges. The Demospongiae
have an ancient
history. The first
- The Coralline
is a geological formation
in England. The Coralline
is a series
of marine deposits found
near the North
rock is a type of rock formed
by the death
algae. It is visually quite bright
like the algae, and is often desired
balearica, the Coralline
goby, is a species
of goby native
to the Mediterranean
it prefers coralline areas
of from 20...
1.6 million years
BC near the area. They also found
a pearl orange coralline
gl**** paste[clarification needed], but there
were no metal
- to late Miocene. The oldest exposed
is the Lower Coralline Limestone Formation
(Maltese: Żonqor), which
is of Chattian
- deposits, aragonite
is formed. However, s**** fragments
and the remains
of coralline algae
such as the green-segmented genus Halimeda
can add to the reef's...
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