WoRMS taxon details

Donacidae Fleming, 1828

236  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:236)

accepted
Family
Genus Donax Linnaeus, 1758
  » Species Donax acutangulus Deshayes in Reeve, 1854
  » Species Donax aperittus Melvill, 1897
  » Species Donax asper Hanley, 1845
  » Species Donax assimilis Hanley, 1845
  » Species Donax baliregteri M. Huber, 2012
  » Species Donax bertini Pilsbry, 1901
  » Species Donax bipartitus Sowerby III, 1892
  » Species Donax brazieri E. A. Smith, 1892
  » Species Donax bruneirufi M. Huber, 2012
  » Species Donax burnupi G. B. Sowerby III, 1894
  » Species Donax caelatus Carpenter, 1857
  » Species Donax californicus Conrad, 1837
  » Species Donax carinatus Hanley, 1843
  » Species Donax clathratus Reeve, 1855
  » Species Donax columbella Lamarck, 1818
  » Species Donax culter Hanley, 1845
  » Species Donax cumingii Dunker, 1853
  » Species Donax cuneatus Linnaeus, 1758
  » Species Donax denisi Fischer-Piette, 1942
  » Species Donax denticulatus Linnaeus, 1758
  » Species Donax dentifer Hanley, 1843
  » Species Donax domaini Cosel, 1995
  » Species Donax ecuadorianus Olsson, 1961
  » Species Donax erythraeensis Bertin, 1881
  » Species Donax faba Gmelin, 1791
  » Species Donax fossor Say, 1822
  » Species Donax francisensis (Cotton & Godfrey, 1938)
  » Species Donax gemmula Morrison, 1971
  » Species Donax gouldii Dall, 1921
  » Species Donax gracilis Hanley, 1845
  » Species Donax grasi M. Huber, 2010
  » Species Donax hanleyanus Philippi, 1847
  » Species Donax impar Hanley, 1882
  » Species Donax incarnatus Gmelin, 1791
  » Species Donax introradiatus Reeve, 1855
  » Species Donax kindermanni (Philippi, 1847)
  » Species Donax kiusiuensis Pilsbry, 1901
  » Species Donax listeri Hanley, 1882
  » Species Donax longissimus Thiele, 1931
  » Species Donax lubricus Hanley, 1845
  » Species Donax madagascariensis W. Wood, 1828
  » Species Donax nitidus Deshayes, 1855
  » Species Donax obesulus Reeve, 1854
  » Species Donax obesus d'Orbigny, 1845
  » Species Donax owenii Hanley, 1843
  » Species Donax parengarengaensis Eagle, 2000 †
  » Species Donax paxillus Reeve, 1854
  » Species Donax phariformis Cosel, 1995
  » Species Donax pseudacutangulus Cosel & Gofas, 2018
  » Species Donax pulchellus Hanley, 1843
  » Species Donax punctatostriatus Hanley, 1843
  » Species Donax purpurascens (Gmelin, 1791)
  » Species Donax pusillus Philippi, 1849
  » Species Donax rothi Coan, 1983
  » Species Donax rugosus Linnaeus, 1758
  » Species Donax saigonensis Crosse & Fischer, 1864
  » Species Donax saxulum Reeve, 1855
  » Species Donax scalpellum Gray, 1825
  » Species Donax scortum (Linnaeus, 1758)
  » Species Donax sebae Cecalupo, Buzzurro & Mariani, 2008
  » Species Donax semigranosus Dunker, 1877
  » Species Donax semistriatus Poli, 1795
  » Species Donax semisulcatus Hanley, 1843
  » Species Donax serra Röding, 1798
  » Species Donax siliqua Römer, 1870
  » Species Donax simplex Sowerby III, 1897
  » Species Donax sordidus Hanley, 1845
  » Species Donax souverbianus Souverbie, 1860
  » Species Donax spiculum Reeve, 1855
  » Species Donax spinosus Gmelin, 1791
  » Species Donax striatus Linnaeus, 1767
  » Species Donax szemiani Oostingh, 1931
  » Species Donax texasianus Philippi, 1847
  » Species Donax ticaonicus Hanley, 1845
  » Species Donax tinctus Gould, 1850
  » Species Donax townsendi Sowerby III, 1894
  » Species Donax transversus G. B. Sowerby I, 1825
  » Species Donax trifasciatus (Linnaeus, 1758)
  » Species Donax trunculus Linnaeus, 1758
  » Species Donax variabilis Say, 1822
  » Species Donax variegatus (Gmelin, 1791)
  » Species Donax vellicatus Reeve, 1855
  » Species Donax veneriformis Lamarck, 1818
  » Species Donax venustus Poli, 1795
  » Species Donax verdensis Cosel, 1995
  » Species Donax veruinus Hedley, 1913
  » Species Donax victoris Fischer-Piette, 1942
  » Species Donax vittatus (da Costa, 1778)
  » Species Donax epularis Melvill, 1901 (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Donax incerata Reeve, 1855 (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Donax nuxfagus Preston, 1908 (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Donax abbreviatus Lamarck, 1818 (nomen dubium)
  » Species Donax granosus Lamarck, 1818 (nomen dubium)
  » Species Donax muricata Linnaeus, 1767 (nomen dubium)
  » Species Donax stramineus Gmelin, 1791 (nomen dubium)
  » Species Donax violacea Röding, 1798 (nomen nudum)
  » Subgenus Donax (Amphichaena) Philippi, 1847 represented as Donax Linnaeus, 1758
  » Subgenus Donax (Assimilidonax) M. Huber, 2010 represented as Donax Linnaeus, 1758
  » Subgenus Donax (Capsella) Gray, 1851 represented as Donax Linnaeus, 1758
  » Subgenus Donax (Carinadonax) M. Huber, 2010 represented as Donax Linnaeus, 1758
  » Subgenus Donax (Chion) Scopoli, 1777 represented as Donax Linnaeus, 1758
    » Species Donax (Chion) caelatus Carpenter, 1857 represented as Donax caelatus Carpenter, 1857
      » Subspecies Donax (Chion) caelatus rothi Coan, 1983 accepted as Donax rothi Coan, 1983 (basionym)
    » Species Donax (Chion) culter Hanley, 1845 represented as Donax culter Hanley, 1845
    » Species Donax (Chion) ecuadorianus Olsson, 1961 represented as Donax ecuadorianus Olsson, 1961
    » Species Donax (Chion) obesulus Reeve, 1854 represented as Donax obesulus Reeve, 1854
    » Species Donax (Chion) obesus d'Orbigny, 1845 represented as Donax obesus d'Orbigny, 1845
    » Species Donax (Chion) punctatostriatus Hanley, 1843 represented as Donax punctatostriatus Hanley, 1843
    » Species Donax (Chion) rothi Coan, 1983 represented as Donax rothi Coan, 1983
  » Subgenus Donax (Cuneus) da Costa, 1778 represented as Donax Linnaeus, 1758
  » Subgenus Donax (Deltachion) Iredale, 1930 represented as Donax Linnaeus, 1758
  » Subgenus Donax (Dentilatona) M. Huber, 2010 represented as Donax Linnaeus, 1758
  » Subgenus Donax (Donax) Linnaeus, 1758 represented as Donax Linnaeus, 1758
  » Subgenus Donax (Grammatodonax) Dall, 1900 represented as Donax Linnaeus, 1758
  » Subgenus Donax (Langleitia) M. Huber, 2015 represented as Donax Linnaeus, 1758
  » Subgenus Donax (Latona) Schumacher, 1817 represented as Donax Linnaeus, 1758
  » Subgenus Donax (Machaerodonax) Römer, 1870 represented as Donax Linnaeus, 1758
  » Subgenus Donax (Paradonax) Cossmann, 1910 represented as Donax Linnaeus, 1758
  » Subgenus Donax (Paraserrula) M. Huber, 2010 represented as Donax Linnaeus, 1758
  » Subgenus Donax (Pulcherridonax) M. Huber, 2010 represented as Donax Linnaeus, 1758
  » Subgenus Donax (Tentidonax) Iredale, 1930 represented as Donax Linnaeus, 1758
  » Subgenus Donax (Tridonax) M. Huber, 2010 represented as Donax Linnaeus, 1758
  » Subgenus Donax (Heteroruga) Coen, 1925 accepted as Donax (Grammatodonax) Dall, 1900
  » Subgenus Donax (Plebidonax) Iredale, 1930 accepted as Plebidonax Iredale, 1930
  » Species Donax acutangula Deshayes in Reeve, 1854 accepted as Donax acutangulus Deshayes in Reeve, 1854 (incorrect original spelling)
  » Species Donax aemulus E. A. Smith, 1878 accepted as Donax lubricus Hanley, 1845
  » Species Donax aeneus (Mörch, 1853) accepted as Donax fossor Say, 1822
  » Species Donax aequilatera G. B. Sowerby I, 1825 accepted as Macridiscus aequilatera (G. B. Sowerby I, 1825) (original combination)
  » Species Donax alboradiatus Danilo & Sandri, 1856 accepted as Donax variegatus (Gmelin, 1791) (synonym)
  » Species Donax anatinus Lamarck, 1818 accepted as Donax vittatus (da Costa, 1778) (synonym)
  » Species Donax aricanus Dall, 1909 accepted as Donax obesulus Reeve, 1854
  » Species Donax atlanticus Hidalgo, 1867 accepted as Donax vittatus (da Costa, 1778) (synonym)
  » Species Donax bella Reeve, 1854 accepted as Donax variabilis Say, 1822
  » Species Donax bellardii Tapparone Canefri, 1869 accepted as Donax trunculus Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
  » Species Donax bitinctus Reeve, 1855 accepted as Donax culter Hanley, 1845
  » Species Donax brevis Requien, 1848 accepted as Donax trunculus Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
  » Species Donax castaneus Montagu, 1803 accepted as Ervilia castanea (Montagu, 1803)
  » Species Donax cattaniana Brusina, 1866 accepted as Donax venustus Poli, 1795 (synonym)
  » Species Donax complanatus Montagu, 1803 accepted as Donax variegatus (Gmelin, 1791) (synonym)
  » Species Donax compressus Lamarck, 1818 accepted as Donax purpurascens (Gmelin, 1791)
  » Species Donax conradi Reeve, 1854 accepted as Donax culter Hanley, 1845
  » Species Donax contusus Reeve, 1854 accepted as Donax culter Hanley, 1845
  » Species Donax costata Zenker, 1833 † accepted as Costatoria costata (Zenker, 1833) †
  » Species Donax culminatus Carpenter, 1857 accepted as Donax carinatus Hanley, 1843
  » Species Donax cuneata [sic] accepted as Donax cuneatus Linnaeus, 1758 (incorrect gender ending)
  » Species Donax curtus G. B. Sowerby II, 1866 accepted as Donax assimilis Hanley, 1845
  » Species Donax deltoides Lamarck, 1818 accepted as Plebidonax deltoides (Lamarck, 1818) (original combination)
  » Species Donax deshayesii Dunker, 1853 accepted as Donax cuneatus Linnaeus, 1758
  » Species Donax dohrnianus Jickeli, 1882 accepted as Donax scalpellum Gray, 1825
  » Species Donax elegans Odhner, 1919 accepted as Donax lubricus Hanley, 1845
  » Species Donax ellipticus Krynicky, 1837 accepted as Donacilla cornea (Poli, 1791) (synonym)
  » Species Donax exaratus Krauss, 1848 accepted as Donax madagascariensis W. Wood, 1828
  » Species Donax fabagella Lamarck, 1818 accepted as Donax semistriatus Poli, 1795 (synonym)
  » Species Donax flavidus Hanley, 1882 accepted as Donax incarnatus Gmelin, 1791
  » Species Donax granifer Reeve, 1854 accepted as Donax asper Hanley, 1845
  » Species Donax haesitans Brancsik, 1895 accepted as Donax cuneatus Linnaeus, 1758
  » Species Donax hians Philippi, 1851 accepted as Tivela lessonii (Deshayes, 1830)
  » Species Donax hilairea Guérin, 1832 accepted as Donax hanleyanus Philippi, 1847 (suppressed by ICZN Opinion 1372)
  » Species Donax irus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Irus irus (Linnaeus, 1758) (original combination)
  » Species Donax julianae Krynicky, 1837 accepted as Donax trunculus Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
  » Species Donax laevigatus Reeve, 1854 accepted as Donax gouldii Dall, 1921 (invalid: junior homonym f Donax laevigatus Gmelin, 1791)
  » Species Donax laevigatus Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Iphigenia laevigata (Gmelin, 1791) (original combination)
  » Species Donax lessonii Deshayes, 1830 accepted as Tivela lessonii (Deshayes, 1830) (original combination)
  » Species Donax lunulata Lamarck, 1806 † accepted as Cyclotellina lunulata (Lamarck, 1806) †
  » Species Donax mancorensis Olsson, 1961 accepted as Donax obesulus Reeve, 1854
  » Species Donax marincovichi Coan, 1983 accepted as Donax obesulus Reeve, 1854
  » Species Donax martinicensis Lamarck, 1818 accepted as Eurytellina angulosa (Gmelin, 1791)
  » Species Donax mesodesmoides Hanley, 1882 accepted as Donax serra Röding, 1798
  » Species Donax modestus Risso, 1826 accepted as Donax venustus Poli, 1795 (synonym)
  » Species Donax navicula Hanley, 1845 accepted as Donax californicus Conrad, 1837
  » Species Donax nuculoides Reeve, 1854 accepted as Pseudocadella nuculoides (Reeve, 1854) (original combination)
  » Species Donax obesus Philippi, 1851 accepted as Donax gouldii Dall, 1921 (invalid: junior homonym of Donax obesus d'Orbigny, 1846)
  » Species Donax obesus Gould, 1851 accepted as Donax gouldii Dall, 1921 (invalid: junior homonym of Donax obesus d'Orbigny, 1846, and D. obesus Philippi, 1851)
  » Species Donax ovalinus Reeve, 1854 accepted as Heterodonax pacificus (Conrad, 1837)
  » Species Donax pallidus Gould, 1850 accepted as Donax faba Gmelin, 1791
  » Species Donax panamensis Philippi, 1849 accepted as Donax assimilis Hanley, 1845
  » Species Donax parvulus Philippi, 1849 accepted as Donax fossor Say, 1822
  » Species Donax peruvianus Deshayes, 1855 accepted as Donax obesulus Reeve, 1854
  » Species Donax petallinus Reeve, 1854 accepted as Donax kindermanni (Philippi, 1847)
  » Species Donax pictus Tryon, 1870 accepted as Hemidonax pictus (Tryon, 1870) (original combination)
  » Species Donax plebeius Montagu, 1803 accepted as Donacilla cornea (Poli, 1791) (synonym)
  » Species Donax politus (Poli, 1791) accepted as Donax variegatus (Gmelin, 1791)
  » Species Donax productus Odhner, 1919 accepted as Donax lubricus Hanley, 1845
  » Species Donax prolongatus (W. H. Turton, 1932) accepted as Donax burnupi G. B. Sowerby III, 1894
  » Species Donax punaensis Pilsbry & Olsson, 1941 accepted as Donax gracilis Hanley, 1845
  » Species Donax radiatus Valenciennes, 1821 accepted as Donax obesulus Reeve, 1854 (invalid: junior homonym of Donax radiatus Gmelin, 1791; Donax aricanus is a replacement name)
  » Species Donax radiatus Krynicky, 1837 accepted as Donax venustus Poli, 1795 (synonym)
  » Species Donax reevei Bertin, 1881 accepted as Donax assimilis Hanley, 1845
  » Species Donax rostratus C. B. Adams, 1852 accepted as Donax carinatus Hanley, 1843
  » Species Donax ruber W. Turton, 1822 accepted as Donax vittatus (da Costa, 1778) (synonym)
  » Species Donax scriptus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Sunetta scripta (Linnaeus, 1758) (original combination)
  » Species Donax sowerbyi Bertin, 1881 accepted as Donax punctatostriatus Hanley, 1843
  » Species Donax stultorum Mawe, 1823 accepted as Tivela stultorum (Mawe, 1823) (original combination)
  » Species Donax tellinella Lamarck, 1805 † accepted as Elliptotellina tellinella (Lamarck, 1805) †
  » Species Donax tiesenhauseni Preston, 1908 accepted as Donax cuneatus Linnaeus, 1758
  » Species Donax trifasciatus Risso, 1826 accepted as Donax semistriatus Poli, 1795 (synonym)
  » Species Donax trunculatus Locard, 1886 accepted as Donax trunculus Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
  » Species Donax venusta Poli, 1795 accepted as Donax venustus Poli, 1795
Genus Egerella Stoliczka, 1870 †
Genus Galatea Bruguière, 1797
Genus Hecuba Schumacher, 1817
Genus Iphigenia Schumacher, 1817
  » Species Iphigenia altior (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833)
  » Species Iphigenia brasiliensis (Lamarck, 1818)
  » Species Iphigenia laevigata (Gmelin, 1791)
  » Species Iphigenia ambigua Bertin, 1881 accepted as Iphigenia altior (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833)
  » Species Iphigenia brasiliana accepted as Iphigenia brasiliensis (Lamarck, 1818) (misspelling)
  » Species Iphigenia congo Pilsbry & Bequaert, 1927 accepted as Profischeria congo (Pilsbry & Bequaert, 1927) (original combination)
  » Species Iphigenia delessertii (Bernardi, 1860) accepted as Profischeria delessertii (Bernardi, 1860)
  » Species Iphigenia rostrata (Romer, 1869) accepted as Iphigenia laevigata (Gmelin, 1791)
  » Species Iphigenia truncata (Martens, 1877) accepted as Profischeria truncata (Martens, 1877)
Genus Profischeria Dall, 1903

Genus Amphichaena Philippi, 1847 accepted as Donax (Amphichaena) Philippi, 1847
Genus Capsella Gray, 1851 accepted as Donax Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Chion Scopoli, 1777 accepted as Donax (Chion) Scopoli, 1777
Genus Deltachion Iredale, 1930 accepted as Donax (Deltachion) Iredale, 1930
  » Species Deltachion electilis Iredale, 1930 (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Deltachion virilis Iredale, 1930 accepted as Donax brazieri E. A. Smith, 1892
Genus Egeria Lea, 1833 † accepted as Egerella Stoliczka, 1870 † (invalid: junior homonym of Egeria de Roissy, 1805; Egerella is a replacement name)
  » Species Egeria subtrigonia Lea, 1833 † accepted as Egerella subtrigonia (Lea, 1833) † (original combination)
Genus Egeria Roissy, 1805 accepted as Galatea Bruguière, 1797 (unnecessary replacement name for Galatea Bruguière, 1797)
Genus Fischeria Bernardi, 1860 accepted as Profischeria Dall, 1903 (invalid: junior homonym of Fischeria Robineau-Desvoidy, 1830 [Diptera]; Profischeria Dall, 1903 is a replacement name)
  » Species Fischeria centralis Germain, 1904 accepted as Profischeria centralis (Germain, 1904) (original combination)
  » Species Fischeria curta Dunker, 1867 accepted as Profischeria curta (Dunker, 1867) (original combination)
  » Species Fischeria delessertii Bernardi, 1860 accepted as Profischeria delessertii (Bernardi, 1860) (original combination)
  » Species Fischeria truncata Martens, 1877 accepted as Profischeria truncata (Martens, 1877) (original combination)
Genus Galateia Brito Capello, 1878 accepted as Galatea Bruguière, 1797 (error for Galatea Bruguière, 1797)
Genus Galathea Lamarck, 1805 accepted as Galatea Bruguière, 1797 (unjustified emmendation for Galatea Bruguière, 1797)
Genus Grammatodonax Dall, 1900 accepted as Donax (Grammatodonax) Dall, 1900
Genus Latona Schumacher, 1817 accepted as Donax Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Serrula Mörch, 1853 accepted as Donax Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Tentidonax Iredale, 1930 accepted as Donax (Tentidonax) Iredale, 1930
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MolluscaBase (2018). Donacidae Fleming, 1828. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=236 on 2018-02-25
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basis of record Bieler R., Carter J.G. & Coan E.V. (2010). Classification of Bivalve families. Pp. 113-133, in: Bouchet P. & Rocroi J.-P. (2010), Nomenclator of Bivalve Families. Malacologia 52(2): 1-184. [details]   

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. [details]   
 



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