chlorozoan Applied to an association of calcareous green algae (Chlorophyta), hermatypic corals, and molluscs (Mollusca) that lives in low latitudes, in seas where the temperature is always more than 20°C and salinity 32–40 per mille, and produces a characteristic carbonate sediment. Compare CHLORALGAL; and FORAMOL.
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