calcareous crust

calcareous crust

[kal′ker·ē·əs ′krəst]
(geology)
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Some of these calcareous crusts, such as Titanoderma prototypum, attract coral larvae searching for a home.
Calcareous crusts were decalcified using HC1 to obtain a biomass comparable to that of turf.