coralline algae

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coralline algae:

see RhodophytaRhodophyta
, phylum (division) of the kingdom Protista consisting of the photosynthetic organisms commonly known as red algae. Most of the world's seaweeds belong to this group.
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coralline algae

[′kär·ə‚lēn ′al·jē]
(botany)
Red algae belonging to the family Corallinaceae.
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Skeletal debris of some heavily calcified macroalgae, like members of the extant orders Dasycladales among Chlorophyta (green algae) and Corallinales among Rhodophyta (red algae), abound in some intervals of sedimentary rocks.
E Order Bonnemaisoniales Family Bonnemaisoniaceae Asparagopsis taxiformis (Delile) Trevisan E & W Order Corallinales Family Corallinaceae A mphiroa fragilissima( Linnaeus) Lamouroux E Corrallina spp.
Harper ORDER: CORALLINALES Family: Corallinaceae Subfamily: Corallinoideae Jania spp.
Nageli Kapraun (1980) hs/GMJ/* [virgatulum] Edwards & Kapraun (1973) */GMJ/* ORDER CORALLINALES CORALLINACEAE SUBFAMILY MASTOPHOROIDEAE Hydrolithon farinosum (J.
Calcite is a mineral form of calcium carbonate that has been associated with the Corallinales.