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Stephanodiscaceae

Mediophyceae - Stephanodiscales - Stephanodiscaceae

Taxonomy
Stephanodiscaceae was named by Makarova (1986). It is extant. Its type is Stephanodiscus.

It was assigned to Stephanodiscales by Guiry and Guiry (2017).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1986Stephanodiscaceae Makarova
2017Stephanodiscaceae Guiry and Guiry

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RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukarya
Protoctista
phylumBacillariophytaEngler and Gilg 1924
subphylumBacillariophytinaMedlin and Kaczmarska 2004
RankNameAuthor
classMediophyceaeMedlin and Kaczmarska 2004
subclassThalassiosirophycidaeRound and Crawford
orderStephanodiscalesNikolaev and Harwood
familyStephanodiscaceaeMakarova 1986
familyStephanodiscaceaeMakarova 1986

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available