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Muelleriella Van Heurck, 1896, nom. rejic.

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Bacillariophyta
Subphylum Bacillariophytina
Class Mediophyceae
Subclass Chaetocerotophycidae
Order Chaetocerotales
Family Chaetocerotaceae

Holotype species: Muelleriella limbata (Ehrenberg) Van Heurck

Currently accepted name for the type species: Muelleriopsis limbata (Ehrenberg) Hendey

Original publication and holotype designation: Van Heurck, H. (1896). A treatise on the Diatomaceae. Translated by W.E. Baxter. pp. 1-558, pls 1-35. London: William Wesley & Son.
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Taxonomic status: currently regarded as a synonym of Muelleriopsis.

Most recent taxonomic treatment adopted: Hendey, N.I. (1972). Muelleriella limbata (Ehrenberg) Van Heurck in Eocene South Atlantic cores. In: Simonsen, R. (Ed.), Proceedings of the First Symposium on Recent and Fossil Marine Diatoms, Bremenhaven, September 21-26, 1970. Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia 39: 79-94.

Nomenclatural notes
Nom. rej. vs. Muelleriella P.Dusén 1905 (nom. cons.). - (10 Apr 2017) - M.D. Guiry

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This is a genus of fossil species, or a genus with a fossil type species, or a genus the type species of which was originally described as a fossil.

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