Higher Classification: > Kingdom Chromista > Subkingdom Harosa > Infrakingdom Heterokonta > Phylum Ochrophyta > Subphylum Khakista > Class Bacillariophyceae > Subclass Bacillariophycidae > Superorder Bacillariophycanae > Order Naviculales > Family Naviculaceae

Navicula Bory de Saint-Vincent, 1822

Rank: Genus
Taxon Status: accepted


Navicula abrupta (W.Gregory) Donkin, 1870
Navicula ammophila Grunow, 1862
Navicula amphibola Cleve, 1891
Navicula arenaria Donkin, 1861
Navicula bacilliformis Grunow, 1880
Navicula calida Hendey, 1964
Navicula cancellata Donkin, 1872
Navicula cari Ehrenberg, 1836
Navicula cincta (Ehrenberg) Ralfs, 1861
Navicula clementis Grunow, 1882
Navicula compositestriata Jasnitsky
Navicula crassa Gregory, 1855
Navicula cryptocephala Kützing, 1844
Navicula cryptonella Lange-Bertalot
Navicula cryptotenella Lange-Bertalot, 1985
Navicula dicephala Ehrenberg, 1838
Navicula digitoradiata (Gregory) Ralfs, 1861
Navicula directa (W.Smith) Ralfs, 1861
Navicula distans (W.Smith) Ralfs, 1861
Navicula duerrenbergiana Hustedt, 1934
Navicula erifuga Lange-Bertalot, 1985
Navicula exigua Gregory, 1854
Navicula exilis Kützing, 1844
Navicula expleta A.Schmidt, 1874
Navicula flanatica Grunow, 1860
Navicula fusioides Grunow, 1880
Navicula glans Ehrenberg
Navicula gottlandica Grunow, 1880
Navicula granii (Jörgensen) Gran, 1908
Navicula granulata Ehrenberg, 1836
Navicula gregaria Donkin, 1861
Navicula grimmei Krasske, 1930
Navicula heeri Pantocsek, 1889
Navicula jentzschii Grunow, 1882
Navicula kefvingensis (Ehrenberg) Kützing, 1844
Navicula kotschyi Grunow
Navicula krasskei Hustedt, 1930
Navicula lanceolata Ehrenberg, 1838
Navicula laterostrata Hustedt, 1925
Navicula lucidula Grunow, 1880
Navicula major Kützing
Navicula mauleri Brun
Navicula menisculus Schumann, 1867
Navicula microcephala Grunow, 1868
Navicula minima Grunow, 1880
Navicula molaris Grunow, 1863
Navicula oblonga (Kützing) Kützing, 1844
Navicula ovalis Hilse, 1875
Navicula palpebralis Brébisson ex W.Smith, 1853
Navicula pelagica Cleve, 1896
Navicula peregrina (Ehrenberg) Kützing, 1844
Navicula perminuta Grunow, 1880
Navicula phyllepta Kützing, 1844
Navicula platystoma Ehrenberg, 1838
Navicula protracta (Grunow) Cleve, 1894
Navicula pseudomembranacea Cleve-Euler
Navicula radiosa Kützing, 1844
Navicula reinhardtii (Grunow) Grunow, 1877
Navicula rhombica Gregory, 1855
Navicula rhynchocephala Kützing, 1844
Navicula rotaeana (Rabenhorst) Grunow, 1880
Navicula salinarum Grunow, 1880
Navicula scutelloides W.Smith, 1856
Navicula septentrionalis (Grunow) Gran, 1905
Navicula sigmoidea (Nitzsch) Ehrenberg, 1832
Navicula simplex Krasske, 1925
Navicula smithii Brébisson, 1854
Navicula sphaerophora Ehrenberg, 1843
Navicula striolata (Grunow) Lange-Bertalot, 1985
Navicula transitans Cleve, 1883
Navicula tripunctata (O.F.Müller) Bory de Saint-Vincent, 1822
Navicula vanhoeffenii Gran, 1897
Navicula viridula (Kützing) Ehrenberg, 1838
Navicula vulpina Kützing, 1844
Navicula westermannii Ehrenberg, 1835


basis of record

M'harzi, A. (1999). Phytoplankton community structuring in some areas of the North Sea. PhD Thesis. Vrije Universiteit Brussel: Brussel, Belgium. 221 pp.

additional source

Hällfors, G. (2004). Checklist of Baltic Sea Phytoplankton Species (including some heterotrophic protistan groups). Baltic Sea Environment Proceedings No. 95: 210 pp.

additional source


additional source

Round, F.E.; Crawford, R.M.; Mann, D.G. (1990). The diatoms: biology and morphology of the genera. Cambridge University Press: London, UK. ISBN 0-521-363187. 747 pp.




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Guiry, Michael D. (2014). Navicula Bory de Saint-Vincent, 1822. In: Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2014). AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway (taxonomic information republished from AlgaeBase with permission of M.D. Guiry). In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2014) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:149142




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