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Bryozoan sediments
Image ID: 29347
Common Name: Bryozoan sediments
Scientific Name: Not available
Location: Otago shelf, 100 metres deep
Description: Off parts of New Zealand and Australia the calcareous remains of bryozoans (lace corals) dominate the sediments, in much the same way as corals do in the tropics. These sediments fossilise to become temperate limestones.
Keywords: Bryozoa, Gymnolaemata, lace coral, sediments, New Zealand
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