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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDonacidae Fleming, 1828 
AphiaID: 236

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMollusca (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBivalvia (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterodonta (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuheterodonta (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVeneroida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTellinoidea (Superfamily)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTellinoidea Blainville, 1814
Sources 
redescription Coan E.V. & Valentich-Scott P. (2012) Bivalve seashells of tropical West America. Marine bivalve mollusks from Baja California to northern Peru. 2 vols, 1258 pp. Santa Barbara: Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorzaagjes  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorwedge shells  [details]
Direct child
taxa (20)

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDonax Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEgerella Stoliczka, 1870 †
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalatea Bruguière, 1797
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHecuba Schumacher, 1817
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIphigenia Schumacher, 1817
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProfischeria Dall, 1903
Genus Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSerrula Mörch, 1853

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphichaena Philippi, 1847 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDonax (Amphichaena) Philippi, 1847 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDonax Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCapsella Gray, 1851 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDonax Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChion Scopoli, 1777 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDonax (Chion) Scopoli, 1777 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDonax Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDeltachion Iredale, 1930 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDonax (Deltachion) Iredale, 1930 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDonax Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEgeria Lea, 1833 † accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEgerella Stoliczka, 1870 †
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEgeria Roissy, 1805 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalatea Bruguière, 1797
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFischeria Bernardi, 1860 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProfischeria Dall, 1903
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalateia Brito Capello, 1878 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalatea Bruguière, 1797
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalathea Lamarck, 1805 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalatea Bruguière, 1797
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrammatodonax Dall, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDonax (Grammatodonax) Dall, 1900 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDonax Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLatona Schumacher, 1817 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDonax Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlebidonax Iredale, 1930 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDonax (Plebidonax) Iredale, 1930
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTentidonax Iredale, 1930 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDonax (Tentidonax) Iredale, 1930 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDonax Linnaeus, 1758
Environment marine
Feedingtype  suspension feeder [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo image gallery of Natural History Museum Rotterdam 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:236
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  db_admin
2011-04-03 18:48:53Z  checked  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P. (2014). Donacidae Fleming, 1828. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=236 on 2014-10-02
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