Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
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Result of query: info cati WPVS$

Details on Acronym:   WPV
   WPV (Wamsteker+Prieto+Vitores+) ***** Avoid the usage of WPV, prefer WPVS Originof the Acronym: L (1998A&AS..132...55B)
Details on Acronym:   WPVS
   WPVS (Wamsteker+Prieto+Vitores+Schuster+)= (WPV) Write:<<WPVS NNN>> N: 113 Object:EmG  (SIMBAD class: EmissionG = Emission-line galaxy) Stat:is completely incorporated in Simbad Note:Finding charts Ref:=1985A&AS...62..255W byWAMSTEKER W. , PRIETO A., VITORES A., SCHUSTER H.E., DANKS A.C., GONZALEZ R., RODRIGUEZ G. Astron. Astrophys., Suppl. Ser., 62, 255-277 (1985) Faint southern galaxies with H α emission. oMisprints in table II : WPVS 76 is ESO 501-62, WPVS 84 is ESO 501-100. o<WPVS NNN> (Nos 1-113). Originof the Acronym: D = Assigned by the Dictionary of Acronyms