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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Diatomeae
Reference taxon from EOL Dynamic Hierarchy Trunk
Bacillariophyceae
Recognized by Austria Species List, Australia Species List, Bermuda Species List, Belgium Species List, Brazil Species List, Burundi Species List, Canada Species List, Chile Species List, China Species List, Colombia Species List, Czech Republic Species List, Ecuador Species List, El Salvador Species List, Estonia Species List, Federated States of Micronesia Species List, Fiji Species List, Finland Species List, France Species List, Georgia Species List, Germany Species List, Greenland Species List, Guinea Bissau Species List, Hungary Species List, Iceland Species List, Ireland Species List, Italy Species List, Marshall Islands Species List, Myanmar Species List, New Caledonia Species List, Norway Species List, Panama Species List, Philippines Species List, Portugal Species List, Romania Species List, Russia Species List, Spain Species List, Sweden Species List, Taiwan Species List, The Bahamas Species List, The Netherlands Species List, Turkmenistan Species List, United Kingdom Species List, Venezuela Species List, Japan Species List, Cuba Species List, Indonesia Species List, Mexico Species List, United States Species List, Adriatic Sea Species List, Aegean Sea Species List, Alboran Sea Species List, Arabian Sea Species List, Arafura Sea Species List, Baffin Bay Species List, Balearic Sea Species List, Arctic Ocean Species List, Barents Sea Species List, Bay of Biscay Species List, Bay of Bengal Species List, Bay of Fundy Species List, Beaufort Sea Species List, Bering Sea Species List, Bass Strait Species List, Bismarck Sea Species List, Black Sea Species List, Bristol Channel Species List, Caribbean Sea Species List, Celtic Sea Species List, Chukchi Sea Species List, Coral Sea Species List, Davis Strait Species List, Eastern China Sea Species List, English Channel Species List, Great Australian Bight Species List, Greenland Sea Species List, Gulf of Alaska Species List, Gulf of Bothnia Species List, Gulf of California Species List, Gulf of Guinea Species List, Gulf of Mexico Species List, Gulf of St Lawrence Species List, Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland Species, Indian Ocean Species List, Irish Sea Species List, Java Sea Species List, Kara Sea Species List, Labrador Sea Species List, Laccadive Sea Species List, Kattegat Species List, Ligurian Sea Species List, Mozambique Channel Species List, North Atlantic Species List, North Pacific Species List, Northwestern Passages Species List, Norwegian Sea Species List, North Sea Species List, Sea of Japan Species List, Philippine Sea Species List, Sea of Marmara Species List, Sea of Okhostk Species List, Seto Inland Sea Species List, Singapore Strait Species List, Skagerrak Species List, Solomon Sea Species List, South China Sea Species List, White Sea Species List, Yellow Sea Species List, Tyrrhenian Sea Species List, Southern Ocean Species List, Tasman Sea Species List, South Atlantic Species List, South Pacific Species List, Gulf of Oman Species List, and FAO Fishery Statistics
Diatomea
Recognized by Mineralogy, protisten.de, and protisten.de
Diatomophyceae
Class recognized by Paleobiology Database
Sulcochrysis D. Honda, Kawachi & I. Inouye 1995
Recognized by BioPedia

Alternative Names

Bacillariophyceae
Bacillariophyta
Diatomea
Reference taxon from NCBI Taxonomy
Diatomeae
Reference taxon from NCBI Taxonomy
Diatomophyceae
Reference taxon from NCBI Taxonomy
Achnantheiopsis Lange-Bert. 1997
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Achnanthepyla
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Actinoclava O. Müller 1912
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Actioneis
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Alloeoneis J. Schumann 1867
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Amphicampa Rabenh.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Amphicephalosperma Meunier 1910
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Amphiprora Kütz.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Anisoraphe R. E. Norris 1971
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Annulodiscus Hajós
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Antelminellia F. Schütt 1893
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Anuloplicata (Z. I. Glezer) Z. I. Glezer 1992
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Aplotella subgen. Kuetzing L. Agassiz 1843
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Aporidiscus Rattray 1889
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Aporodiscus J. Rattray 1890
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Apteroe P. T. Cleve 1891
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Archeopantocsekia Borbas 1893
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Archimedea J. B. M. Bory de Saint-Vincent 1824
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Argonauta G. Karsten 1928
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Arthrotoma Corda 1840
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Aulacocystis A. H. Hassall 1845
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Badiaga Sprengel
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Biblarium C. C. Ehrenberg 1912
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Bifibulatia H. Takano 1983
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Bipalla Z. I. Gleser 1992
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Bruniella H. Van Heurck 1896
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Callimastigloia S. Komura 2005
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Calophyllum G. Shadbolt 1854
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Carnegia J. Pantocsek 1912
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Centrodiscus Pantocsek 1889
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Ceratangula P. A. Sims 2008
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Ceratophora Pantocsek 1889
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Chrysonema P. L. Anand 1937
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Clevamphora C. Mereschkowsky 1903
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Cleveamphora Mereschkowsky 1903
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Clevia C. Mereschkowsky 1902
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Confervea O. F. Müller 1873
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Coscinorima N. I. Strelnikova 1999
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Craspedopleura M. Poulin 1993
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Cristodiscus Z. I. Glezer & A. P. Olshtynskaya 1994
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Ctenophora A. de Brebisson ex F. T. Kützing 1849
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Cultria D. Metzeltin & H. Lange-Bertalot 1998
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Cycloplea V. B. A. Trevisan di San Leon 1848
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Cyclotella Kutzing 1834
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Cymatogonia A. Grunow 1883
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Dalai-lama Mereschkowsky
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Dandrelion P. Lefebure 1947
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Debya J. Pantocsek 1886
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Dendrelion J. Pantocsek 1928
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Denticula Ehrenb.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Diatoma Bory
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Diatomea
Synonym according to NCBI
Diatomeae
Synonym according to NCBI
Diatomophyceae
Harvest ancestor according to Paleobiology Database
Diatomophyceae
Synonym according to NCBI
Dictyolampra C. G. Ehrenberg 1847
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Didymohelix J. W. Griffith
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Dimerosira H. Peragallo 1901
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Diploneis Ehrenberg 1840
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Discoplea C. G. Ehrenberg 1844
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Echinaria F. T. Kützing 1844
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Endostauron Brébisson ex Möller 1892
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Epithema A. de Brébisson 1838
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Euceratoneis A. Grunow 1865
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Falcatella L. Rabenhorst 1853
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Flexibiddulphia R. Simonsen 1987
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Fontigonium P. A. Sims & N. I. Hendey 1996
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Girodella Gaillon ex P. J. F. Turpin 1827
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Golovenkinia N. I. Strelnikova 1997
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Gomphogramma A. Braun 1853
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Gomphonella L. Rabenhorst 1853
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Grovea A. Schmidt ex Van Heurck 1896
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Grymaia J. W. Bailey ex L. W. Bailey 1861
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Gutwinskiella G. B. De Toni 1894
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Halonetrum H. Lohmann 1919
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Harrisonii E. M. Nelson
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Haynaldiella J. Pantocsek ex H. Van Heurck 1896
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Heliodiscus H. van Heurck ex G. Karsten 1928
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Helissella Jurilj 1949
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Heromphala P. Lefebure 1947
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Heroneis P. Lefebure 1947
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Horstia J. Sieminska & B. Kwiecinska 2002
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Humbugodiscus J. Deby 1890
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Hyalodiscopsis T. F. Kozyrenko & T. V. Lativska 1992
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Hyalopyxis I. V. Makarova 1989
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Hylobiblium Wolle 1894
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Hystrix J. B. M. Bory de Saint-Vincent 1822
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Isomeria Chevallier
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Isthmiella P. T. Cleve 1873
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Jousea Z. I. Glezer 1967
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Lamella J. Brun 1894
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Leptoscaphos
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Lingulatium
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Lobarzewskya V. B. A. Trevisan di San Leon 1848
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Lobodiscus Ye. G. Lupikina & G. K. Khursevich 1991
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Mammula G. Karsten 1928
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Melotomus Corda
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Micrampulla G D. Hanna 1927
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Microsiphonia
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Microspodiscus A. Grunow 1883
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Microstigma (P. T. Cleve) F. Meister 1919
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Moelleria P. T. Cleve 1873
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Moisseevia N. I. Strelnikova 1997
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Monema M. J. Berkeley 1833
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Monocis P. Lefebure 1947
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Myxochrysis
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Neobrunia O. Kuntze 1894
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Neograya O. Kuntze 1898
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Nephrodiscus S. Komura 1996
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Nothoceratium G. B. De Toni 1894
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Novilla P. A. C. Heiberg 1863
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Oscillaria C. Pollini 1816
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Palmella E. A. Flint
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Paltonella subgen. Kuetzing L. Agassiz 1843
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Paltonophora F. T. Kützing 1833
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pandurella subgen. Kuetzing L. Agassiz 1843
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pappia M. Hajos 1974
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Peltomonas
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Peragalla F. Schütt 1895
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Periptera Ehrenberg 1845
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Phaeoceros
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Phaeothallus K. I. Meyer
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Phalarina Ehrenberg
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pharyngoglossa Corda 1835
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Phialediscus L. Vailionis 1930
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Phlyctaenia F. T. Kützing 1849
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pleurodiscina P. C. Silva 1970
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pleuroneis P. T. Cleve 1895
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Plicatodiscus Z. I. Glezer 1988
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Ploiaria J. Pantocsek ex Van Heurck 1896
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Polyceratium A. F. Castracane 1886
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Polymyscos C. Janisch 1888
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Poulinea Majewska, De Stefano & Van de Vijver (2015)
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Praecymatosira N. I. Strelnikova 1979
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Proboscidea T. B. B. Paddock & P. A. Sims 1980
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Proboscineis F. Butzin 1980
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Proshkinia N. I. Karayeva 1978
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Protonema Meneghinini 1845
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Protorhaphoneis B. Kwiecinska & J. Sieminska 2000
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Psammoparalia M. G. Baptista 1998
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pseudo-pleurosigma P. T. Cleve & A. Grunow 1880
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pseudohyalodiscus T. F. Kozyrenko & I. V. Makarova 1997
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pseudomastogloia J. Pantocsek 1905
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pseudostaruosira
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pseudosynedra G. Leuduger-Fortmorel ex C. S. Boyer 1827
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Psygmatella F. T. Kützing 1834
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Ptychodiscus E. O'Meara 1867
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Ralfsia E. O'Meara 1875
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Rhamnochrysis R. T. Wilce & Markey 1974
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Rhaphococcus C. G. Ehrenberg 1871
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Robinsonetta G. D. Hanna & A. L. Brigger 1964
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Rouxia J. Brun & J. Heribaud 1893
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Salpa P. Lefebure 1947
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Scaphularia F. T. Kützing 1844
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Schimittia P. Lefebure 1947
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Schumanniana P. Lefebure 1947
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Scytellum C. Agardh 1827
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Sellaphoropsis D. Metzeltin & H. Lange-Bertalot 2002
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Sembeya P. Lefebure 1947
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Sigmatella Kützing 1833
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Sphaerotermia C. G. Ehrenberg 1852
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Sphenoneis V. B. A. Trevisan di San Leon 1848
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Sphenophora F. T. Kützing 1833
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Sphenophora subgen. Kuetzing L. Agassiz 1843
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Sphinctocystis A. H. Hassall 1845
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Spinodiscus T. V. Desikachary & K. A. Ranjitha Devi 1986
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Spinosira T. F. Kozyrenko & I. V. Makarova 1997
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Stelladiscus J. Rattray 1890
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Stenopterotia F. Habirshaw 1878
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Stichochrysis Pringsheim 1955
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Stichocrysis
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Stichostaura C. G. Ehrenberg 1853
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Stictodiscella G. B. De Toni 1894
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Stictolecanon S. Komura 1999
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Stictoneis F. T. Kützing 1844
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Striatocellina Z. I. Glezer 1988
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Strombus F. Schütt ex A. F. Castracane 1892
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Sturtgrovea O. Kuntze 1898
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Stylobiblium C. G. Ehrenberg 1845
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Styloneis C. G. Ehrenberg 1844
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Sulcochrysis
Harvest ancestor according to GBIF classification
Sulcochrysis D. Honda, Kawachi & I. Inouye 1995
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Synedrosphenia Perag.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Szechenyia J. Pantocsek 1903
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Temperella F. W. Mills 1935
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Thalassionema Grunow 1881
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Thallassiosiropsis
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Thaumaleorhabdium V. B. A. Trevisan di San Leon 1848
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Thumia Cleve ex Lefébure & Chenevière 1938
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Tribrachia A. Mann 1925
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Truncatulus I. Suto 2006
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Vanheurckella J. Pantocsek 1892
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Vanheurckiella Pantocsek ex M. Peragallo 1897
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Vanhoeffenus H. Heiden & R. W. Kolbe 1928
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Williamsonia
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Wrightia
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
algae
In-part according to NCBI

Common Names

English

diatoms preferred
diatom
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Sr Ec

Силикатне алге preferred
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Sr El

Silikatne alge preferred
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Afrikaans

Diatoom preferred
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Arabic

دياتوم preferred
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Armenian

Դիատոմային ջրիմուռներ preferred
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Azerbaijani

Diatom yosunlar preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Belarusian

дыятомавыя водарасці preferred
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Bosnian

Diatomeje preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bulgarian

Кремъчни водорасли preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Croatian

Alge kremenjašice preferred
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Czech

Rozsivky preferred
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Danish

Kiselalge preferred
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Dutch; Flemish

diatomeeën preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Esperanto

Diatomeo preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Estonian

Ränivetikad preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Finnish

Piilevät preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Georgian

კაჟოვანი წყალმცენარეები preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

German

Kieselalgen preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Greek, Modern (1453-)

Διάτομα preferred
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Hebrew

צורניות preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hindi

डायटोम preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hungarian

Kovamoszatok preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Icelandic

Kísilþörungar preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Ido

Diatomeo preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Indonesian

Diatom preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Irish

Diatóm preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Italian

Bacillariophyta preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Kannada

ಡಯಾಟಮ್ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Kazakh

Диатомды балдырлар preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Kirghiz; Kyrgyz

Диатом балырлары preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Latin

Diatomae preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Latvian

Kramaļģes preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Lithuanian

Titnagdumbliai preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Macedonian

Силикатни алги preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Malayalam

ഡയാറ്റമുകൾ preferred
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Norwegian

diatomèr preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
kiselalger preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Persian

دیاتوم preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Polish

Okrzemki preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Portuguese

Diatomácea preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Romanian; Moldavian; Moldovan

Diatomee preferred
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Russian

диатомовые водоросли preferred
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Serbian

силикатне алге preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Shambala

Silikatne alge preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Sinhalese

ඩයටම් preferred
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Slovak

Rozsievky preferred
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Swedish

Kiselalger preferred
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Tamil

இருகலப்பாசி preferred
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Thai

ไดอะตอม preferred
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Turkish

Diyatome preferred
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Ukrainian

діатомові водорості preferred
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Uzbek

Diatom suvoʻtlar preferred
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Vietnamese

Tảo silic preferred
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