WoRMS taxon details

Donacidae J. Fleming, 1828

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

accepted
Family
Genus Donax Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Galatea Bruguière, 1797
Genus Iphigenia Schumacher, 1817

Genus Amphichaena Philippi, 1847 accepted as Donax (Amphichaena) Philippi, 1847 represented as Donax Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Capsella Gray, 1851 accepted as Donax Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Fischeria Bernardi, 1860 accepted as Iphigenia Schumacher, 1817 (junior homonym of Fischeria Robineau-Desvoidy, 1830 [Diptera]; Profischeria Dall, 1903 is a replacement name)
Genus Potamophila G. B. Sowerby I, 1822 accepted as Galatea Bruguière, 1797 (unnecessary replacement name)
Genus Profischeria Dall, 1903 accepted as Iphigenia Schumacher, 1817
Genus Serrula Mörch, 1853 accepted as Donax Linnaeus, 1758
marine, brackish
Not documented
MolluscaBase eds. (2020). MolluscaBase. Donacidae J. Fleming, 1828. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=236 on 2020-07-07
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2011-04-03 18:48:53Z
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basis of record Bieler R., Carter J.G. & Coan E.V. (2010). Classification of Bivalve families. Pp. 113-133, <i>in</i>: Bouchet P. & Rocroi J.-P. (2010), Nomenclator of Bivalve Families. <i>Malacologia</i> 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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
LanguageName 
Dutch zaagjes  [details]
English wedge shellswedge clamsdonax clams  [details]
German StumpfmuschelnSägezähnchenDreiecksmuschelnDreieckmuschel  [details]
Japanese フジノハナガイ科  [details]