--- a/System.Data.SQLite/SQLite3_UTF16.cs
+++ b/System.Data.SQLite/SQLite3_UTF16.cs
@@ -13,7 +13,7 @@
   /// <summary>
   /// Alternate SQLite3 object, overriding many text behaviors to support UTF-16 (Unicode)
   /// </summary>
-  internal class SQLite3_UTF16 : SQLite3
+  internal class SQLite3_UTF16 : SQLiteBase
   {
     internal SQLite3_UTF16(SQLiteDateFormats fmt)
       : base(fmt)