153,822 species and infraspecific names are in the database, 21,012 images, 59,572 bibliographic items, 413,461 distributional records.

Taxonomy Browser

Family: Bacillariaceae

Higher Taxonomy

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Name

Authority  

# Species

 

Empire

Eukaryota

Chatton  

44,867

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Kingdom

Chromista

Cavalier-Smith  

24,055

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Phylum

Bacillariophyta

Karsten  

15,148

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Subphylum

Bacillariophytina

Medlin & Kaczmarska  

13,529

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Class

Bacillariophyceae

Haeckel  

12,037

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Subclass

Bacillariophycidae

D.G.Mann  

10,281

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Order

Bacillariales

Hendey  

1,114

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Family

Bacillariaceae

Ehrenberg  

1,109

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Subordinate taxa

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Name

Authority  

Fossil

# Species

 

Genus

Allonitzschia

A.Mann  

1

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Alveus

I.Kaczmarska & G.A.Fryxell  

1

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Bacillaria

J.F.Gmelin  

7

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Crucidenticula

F.Akiba & Y.Yanagisawa  

Y

4

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Cylindrotheca

Rabenhorst  

3

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Cymatonitzschia

Simonsen  

1

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Cymbellonitzschia

Hustedt  

6

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Denticula

Kützing  

32

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Denticulopsis

Simonsen  

Y

15

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Fragilariopsis

Hustedt  

30

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Giffenia

F.E.Round & Basson  

1

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Gomphonitzschia

Grunow  

7

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Gomphotheca

N.I.Hendey & P.A.Sims  

2

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Grunowia

Rabenhorst  

3

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Hantzschia

Grunow  

95

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Mediaria

Sheshukova-Poretzkaya  

3

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Neodenticula

Akiba & Yanagisawa  

Y

3

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Nitzschia

Hassall  

855

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Ophidocampa

Ehrenberg  

1

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Perrya

Kitton  

1

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Psammodictyon

D.G.Mann  

13

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Pseudo-nitzschia

H.Peragallo  

51

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Sigmatella

Kützing  

0

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Simonsenia

Lange-Bertalot  

4

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Tryblionella

W.Smith  

66

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