Diatomella Greville, 1855, nom. cons.
Holotype species: Diatomella balfouriana Greville
Original publication and holotype designation: Greville, R.K. (1855). Report on a collection of Diatomaceae made in the district of Braemar by Professor Balfour and Mr. George Lawson. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, 2nd series 15: 252-261, pl. IX.
The most recent alteration to this page was made on 2018-03-23 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda.
Taxonomic status: This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Most recent taxonomic treatment adopted: Kociolek, J.P. & Spaulding, S.A. (2003). Symmetrical Naviculoid Diatoms. In: Freshwater Algae of North America, Ecology and Classification. (Wehr, J.D. & Sheath, R.G. Eds), pp. 637-654. San Diego: Academic Press.
Comments: Round, Crawford & Mann (1990: 128) record this family as being a member of the Suborder Sellaphorineae.
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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 23 March 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 04 October 2022