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Vanheurckia Brébisson, 1868

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Bacillariophyta
Subphylum Bacillariophytina
Class Bacillariophyceae
Subclass Bacillariophycidae
Order Naviculales
Suborder Neidiineae
Family Amphipleuraceae

Lectotype species: Vanheurckia lewisiana (Greville) Brébisson

Original publication:Brébisson A. de (1869). Extrait d'un essai monographique sur les Vanheurckia, nouveau genre appartenant à la tribu des Diatomacées Naviculées. Annales de la Société Phytologique et Micrographique de Belgique 1: 201-206, 1 pl.

Taxonomic status: currently recognized as a distinct genus.

Numbers of names and species: There are 21 species names in the database at present, as well as 33 infraspecific names. Of the species names, 2 have been flagged as accepted taxonomically on the basis of the listed literature under the species name. In some instances, opinions on taxonomic validity differ from author to author and users are encouraged to form their own opinion. AlgaeBase is a work in progress and should not be regarded as a definitive source only as a guide to the literature..

Names: ('C' indicates a name that is accepted taxonomically; 'S' a homotypic or heterotypic synonym; 'U' indicates a name of uncertain taxonomic status, but which has been subjected to some verification nomenclaturally; 'P' indicates a preliminary AlgaeBase entry that has not been subjected to any kind of verification. For more information on a species click on it to activate a link to the Species database):

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Created: 23 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 31 July 2011 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

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