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Serpulid Substrate (Substrate Subclass)

Component: Substrate

Unique Identifier: 324

Substrate Origin Biogenic Substrate
Substrate Class Worm Substrate
Substrate Subclass Serpulid Substrate
Substrate Group Serpulid Reef Substrate
Serpulid Rubble
Serpulid Hash


Description
Definition Biogenic substrate layers with conglomerated structures or broken particles that are primarily composed of cemented calcareous worm tubes produced by serpulid worms, e.g., Serpula.