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Donax Linnaeus, 1758

137906  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137906)

accepted
Genus
Donax rugosus Linnaeus, 1758 (type by subsequent designation)
Capsella Gray, 1851 · unaccepted
Chion Scopoli, 1777 · unaccepted
Cuneus da Costa, 1778 · unaccepted (original rank)
Donax (Amphichaena) Philippi, 1847 · alternate representation
Donax (Assimilidonax) M. Huber, 2010 · alternate representation
Donax (Capsella) Gray, 1851 · alternate representation
Donax (Carinadonax) M. Huber, 2010 · alternate representation
Donax (Chion) Scopoli, 1777 · alternate representation
Donax (Cuneus) da Costa, 1778 · alternate representation
Donax (Deltachion) Iredale, 1930 · alternate representation
Donax (Donax) Linnaeus, 1758 · alternate representation
Donax (Grammatodonax) Dall, 1900 · alternate representation
Donax (Hecuba) Schumacher, 1817 · alternate representation
Donax (Heteroruga) Coen, 1925 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Donax (Langleitia) M. Huber, 2015 · alternate representation
Donax (Machaerodonax) Römer, 1870 · alternate representation
Donax (Paradonax) Cossmann, 1910 · alternate representation
Donax (Paraserrula) M. Huber, 2010 · alternate representation
Donax (Pulcherridonax) M. Huber, 2010 · alternate representation
Donax (Tentidonax) Iredale, 1930 · alternate representation
Donax (Tridonax) M. Huber, 2010 · alternate representation
Serrula Mörch, 1853 · unaccepted
Species Donax acutangulus Deshayes, 1854
Species Donax acutus Deshayes, 1857 †
Species Donax affinis Deshayes, 1850 †
Species Donax aperittus Melvill, 1897
Species Donax asper Hanley, 1845
Species Donax assimilis Hanley, 1845
Species Donax baliregteri M. Huber, 2012
Species Donax basterotinus Deshayes, 1825 †
Species Donax bertini Pilsbry, 1901
Species Donax bicolor Gmelin, 1791
Species Donax bipartitus G. B. Sowerby III, 1892
Species Donax brazieri E. A. Smith, 1892
Species Donax bruneirufi M. Huber, 2012
Species Donax burdigalensis Defrance, 1819 †
Species Donax burnupi G. B. Sowerby III, 1894
Species Donax caelatus P. P. Carpenter, 1857
Species Donax californicus Conrad, 1837
Species Donax carinatus Hanley, 1843
Species Donax clathratus Reeve, 1854
Species Donax culter Hanley, 1845
Species Donax cumingii Dunker, 1853
Species Donax cycloides Cossmann, 1886 †
Species Donax denisi Fischer-Piette, 1942
Species Donax denticulatus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Donax dentifer Hanley, 1843
Species Donax depulsus Pezant, 1908 †
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 foucardi Deshayes, 1857 †
Species Donax francisensis (Cotton & Godfrey, 1938)
Species Donax garciai Lozano-Francisco & Landau, 1999 †
Species Donax gemmula J. P. E. 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 incertus Deshayes, 1857 †
Species Donax incompletus Lamarck, 1806 †
Species Donax introradiatus Reeve, 1855
Species Donax kindermanni (Philippi, 1847)
Species Donax kiusiuensis Pilsbry, 1901
Species Donax levesquei d'Orbigny, 1850 †
Species Donax listeri Hanley, 1882
Species Donax lubricus Hanley, 1845
Species Donax nitidus Deshayes, 1855 (accepted > unreplaced junior homonym, primary homonym of Donax nitida Lamarck, 1805)
Species Donax nitidus Lamarck, 1805 †
Species Donax nuxfagus Preston, 1908
Species Donax obesulus Reeve, 1854
Species Donax obesus d'Orbigny, 1845
Species Donax oncodes Cossmann, 1886 †
Species Donax owenii Hanley, 1843
Species Donax parengarengaensis Eagle, 2000 †
Species Donax parisiensis Deshayes, 1857 †
Species Donax paxillus Reeve, 1854
Species Donax phariformis Cosel, 1995
Species Donax plateaui (Chavan, 1936) †
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 retusus Lamarck, 1806 †
Species Donax rothi Coan, 1983
Species Donax rugosus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Donax saigonensis Crosse & P. Fischer, 1864
Species Donax saxulum Reeve, 1855
Species Donax scalpellum Gray, 1825
Species Donax sebae Cecalupo, Buzzurro & Mariani, 2008
Species Donax semistriatus Poli, 1795
Species Donax serra Röding, 1798
Species Donax simplex G. B. Sowerby III, 1897
Species Donax solidus (Spengler, 1798)
Species Donax souverbianus Souverbie, 1860
Species Donax spiculum Reeve, 1855
Species Donax spiniferus Raven, 2021
Species Donax striatus Linnaeus, 1767
Species Donax sublaevis Watelet, 1853 †
Species Donax szemiani Oostingh, 1931
Species Donax texasianus Philippi, 1847
Species Donax ticaonicus Hanley, 1845
Species Donax townsendi G. B. Sowerby III, 1894
Species Donax transversus G. B. Sowerby I, 1825
Species Donax triangulus Lozano-Francisco & Landau, 1999 †
Species Donax trigonulus Deshayes, 1857 †
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 virilis (Iredale, 1930)
Species Donax vittatus (da Costa, 1778)

Subgenus Donax (Dentilatona) M. Huber, 2010 accepted as Donax (Latona) Schumacher, 1817 accepted as Latona Schumacher, 1817
Subgenus Donax (Heteroruga) Coen, 1925 accepted as Donax (Grammatodonax) Dall, 1900 represented as Donax Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Subgenus Donax (Latona) Schumacher, 1817 accepted as Latona Schumacher, 1817 (unaccepted > superseded combination, unaccepted rank)
  » Species Donax (Latona) acutus Deshayes, 1857 † accepted as Donax acutus Deshayes, 1857 † (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  » Species Donax (Latona) basterotinus Deshayes, 1825 † accepted as Donax basterotinus Deshayes, 1825 † (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  » Species Donax (Latona) columbella Lamarck, 1818 accepted as Latona columbella (Lamarck, 1818) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  » Species Donax (Latona) cycloides Cossmann, 1886 † accepted as Donax cycloides Cossmann, 1886 † (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  » Species Donax (Latona) depulsus Pezant, 1908 † accepted as Donax depulsus Pezant, 1908 † (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  » Species Donax (Latona) foucardi Deshayes, 1857 † accepted as Donax foucardi Deshayes, 1857 † (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  » Species Donax (Latona) incertus Deshayes, 1857 † accepted as Donax incertus Deshayes, 1857 † (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  » Species Donax (Latona) incompletus Lamarck, 1806 † accepted as Donax incompletus Lamarck, 1806 † (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  » Species Donax (Latona) levesquei d'Orbigny, 1850 † accepted as Donax levesquei d'Orbigny, 1850 † (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  » Species Donax (Latona) oncodes Cossmann, 1886 † accepted as Donax oncodes Cossmann, 1886 † (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  » Species Donax (Latona) parisiensis Deshayes, 1857 † accepted as Donax parisiensis Deshayes, 1857 † (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  » Species Donax (Latona) retusus Lamarck, 1806 † accepted as Donax retusus Lamarck, 1806 † (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  » Species Donax (Latona) sublaevis Watelet, 1853 † accepted as Donax sublaevis Watelet, 1853 † (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  » Species Donax (Latona) trigonulus Deshayes, 1857 † accepted as Donax trigonulus Deshayes, 1857 † (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  » Species Donax (Latona) veneriformis Lamarck, 1818 accepted as Donax veneriformis Lamarck, 1818
  » Species Donax (Latona) bicolor Gmelin, 1791 represented as Donax bicolor Gmelin, 1791
  » Species Donax (Latona) faba Gmelin, 1791 represented as Donax faba Gmelin, 1791
  » Species Donax (Latona) incarnatus Gmelin, 1791 represented as Donax incarnatus Gmelin, 1791
  » Species Donax (Latona) listeri Hanley, 1882 represented as Donax listeri Hanley, 1882
  » Species Donax (Latona) lubricus Hanley, 1845 represented as Donax lubricus Hanley, 1845
  » Species Donax (Latona) solidus (Spengler, 1798) represented as Donax solidus (Spengler, 1798)
  » Species Donax (Latona) ticaonicus Hanley, 1845 represented as Donax ticaonicus Hanley, 1845
Subgenus Donax (Plebidonax) Iredale, 1930 accepted as Plebidonax Iredale, 1930
Subgenus Donax (Serrula) Mörch, 1853 accepted as Donax Linnaeus, 1758
  » Species Donax (Serrula) carpenteri H. Adams & A. Adams, 1856 accepted as Donax semistriatus Poli, 1795 (junior synonym)
  » Species Donax (Serrula) epularis Melvill & Standen, 1901 accepted as Donax epularis Melvill, 1901 (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Donax acutangula Deshayes, 1854 accepted as Donax acutangulus Deshayes, 1854 (unaccepted > incorrect original spelling)
Species Donax acuticarinatus G. B. Sowerby II, 1866 accepted as Donax carinatus Hanley, 1843
Species Donax aemulus E. A. Smith, 1878 accepted as Donax lubricus Hanley, 1845
Species Donax aenea Deshayes, 1855 accepted as Donax aeneus Deshayes, 1855 (incorrect grammatical agreement of specific epithet)
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 aricana Dall, 1909 accepted as Donax obesulus Reeve, 1854
Species Donax atlantica Hidalgo, 1867 accepted as Donax vittatus (da Costa, 1778) (synonym with incorrect original gender ending)
Species Donax atlanticus Hidalgo, 1867 accepted as Donax vittatus (da Costa, 1778) (synonym)
Species Donax australis Lamarck, 1818 accepted as Donax cuneatus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Latona cuneata (Linnaeus, 1758)
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 bitincta Reeve, 1855 accepted as Donax bitinctus Reeve, 1855 accepted as Donax culter Hanley, 1845 (incorrect grammatical agreement of specific epithet)
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 caianensis Lamarck, 1818 accepted as Donax denticulatus Linnaeus, 1758 (junior synonym)
Species Donax californica Conrad, 1837 accepted as Donax californicus Conrad, 1837 (incorrect original gender ending)
Species Donax carinata Hanley, 1843 accepted as Donax carinatus Hanley, 1843 (incorrect original gender ending)
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 cayennensis [sic] accepted as Donax caianensis Lamarck, 1818 accepted as Donax denticulatus Linnaeus, 1758 (incorrect subsequent spelling of Donax caianensis Lamarck, 1818)
Species Donax clathrata Reeve, 1854 accepted as Donax clathratus Reeve, 1854 (unaccepted > incorrect grammatical agreement of specific epithet)
Species Donax columbella Lamarck, 1818 accepted as Latona columbella (Lamarck, 1818) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Donax complanatus Montagu, 1803 accepted as Donax variegatus (Gmelin, 1791) (synonym)
Species Donax compressa Lamarck, 1818 accepted as Donax purpurascens (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Donax conradi Reeve, 1854 accepted as Donax culter Hanley, 1845
Species Donax contusa Reeve, 1854 accepted as Donax contusus Reeve, 1854 accepted as Donax culter Hanley, 1845 (incorrect grammatical agreement of specific epithet)
Species Donax contusus Reeve, 1854 accepted as Donax culter Hanley, 1845
Species Donax costata Zenker, 1833 † accepted as Costatoria costata (Zenker, 1833) † (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Donax culminatus P. P. Carpenter, 1857 accepted as Donax carinatus Hanley, 1843
Species Donax cuneata [sic] accepted as Donax cuneatus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Latona cuneata (Linnaeus, 1758) (incorrect gender ending)
Species Donax cuneatus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Latona cuneata (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted > superseded combination, original combination)
Species Donax curtus G. B. Sowerby II, 1866 accepted as Donax assimilis Hanley, 1845
Species Donax deltoides Lamarck, 1818 accepted as Latona deltoides (Lamarck, 1818) (original combination)
Species Donax dentifera Hanley, 1843 accepted as Donax dentifer Hanley, 1843 (incorrect original gender ending)
Species Donax depressa Tate, 1887 † accepted as Plebidonax depressa (Tate, 1887) †
Species Donax deshayesii Dunker, 1853 accepted as Donax cuneatus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Latona cuneata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Donax dixoni Tate, 1887 † accepted as Deltachion dixoni (Tate, 1887) †
Species Donax dohrnianus Jickeli, 1882 accepted as Donax scalpellum Gray, 1825
Species Donax dorotheae J. P. E. Morrison, 1971 accepted as Donax texasianus Philippi, 1847 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Donax dysoni Reeve, 1854 accepted as Latona dysoni (Reeve, 1854 (unaccepted > superseded combination, original combination)
Species Donax elegans Odhner, 1919 accepted as Donax lubricus Hanley, 1845 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Donax elliptica Krynicki, 1837 accepted as Donacilla cornea (Poli, 1791) (unaccepted > nomen nudum, nomen nudum)
Species Donax exarata Krauss, 1848 accepted as Donax exaratus Krauss, 1848 accepted as Latona madagascariensis (W. Wood, 1828) (incorrect grammatical agreement of specific epithet)
Species Donax exaratus Krauss, 1848 accepted as Latona madagascariensis (W. Wood, 1828) (junior synonym)
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 granifera Reeve, 1854 accepted as Donax granifer Reeve, 1854 accepted as Donax asper Hanley, 1845 (incorrect grammatical agreement of specific epithet)
Species Donax haesitans Brancsik, 1895 accepted as Donax cuneatus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Latona cuneata (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 inaequalis G. B. Sowerby II, 1866 accepted as Donax trunculus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Donax inconspicuus G. B. Sowerby II, 1866 accepted as Donax fossor Say, 1822
Species Donax interrupta Deshayes, 1855 accepted as Donax rugosus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Donax introradiata Reeve, 1855 accepted as Donax introradiatus Reeve, 1855 (unaccepted > incorrect grammatical agreement of specific epithet)
Species Donax irregularis Basterot, 1825 † accepted as Gratelupia irregularis (Basterot, 1825) † (original combination)
Species Donax irus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Irus irus (Linnaeus, 1758) (original combination)
Species Donax julianae Middendorf, 1849 accepted as Donax trunculus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Donax julianae Krynicki, 1837 accepted as Donax trunculus Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted > nomen nudum, nomen nudum; available from Middendorf, 1849)
Species Donax keyii A. Adams, 1855 accepted as Latona madagascariensis (W. Wood, 1828) (junior synonym)
Species Donax laevigata Reeve, 1854 accepted as Donax gouldii Dall, 1921 (junior homonym of 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 longissimus Thiele, 1931 accepted as Donax burnupi G. B. Sowerby III, 1894 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Donax lunulata Lamarck, 1805 † accepted as Cyclotellina lunulata (Lamarck, 1805) †
Species Donax madagascariensis W. Wood, 1828 accepted as Latona madagascariensis (W. Wood, 1828) (unaccepted > superseded combination, original combination)
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 mediamericana Pilsbry, 1920 accepted as Donax striatus Linnaeus, 1767 (junior synonym)
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 nereia W. H. Turton, 1932 accepted as Donax bertini Pilsbry, 1901 (junior synonym)
Species Donax nitida Deshayes, 1855 accepted as Donax nitidus Deshayes, 1855 (incorrect grammatical agreement of specific epithet)
Species Donax nuculoides Reeve, 1854 accepted as Pseudocadella nuculoides (Reeve, 1854) (original combination)
Species Donax obesa Philippi, 1851 accepted as Donax gouldii Dall, 1921 (invalid: junior homonym of Donax obesus d'Orbigny, 1846 with incorrect original gender ending)
Species Donax obesa d'Orbigny, 1845 accepted as Donax obesus d'Orbigny, 1845 (incorrect gender ending)
Species Donax obesula Reeve, 1854 accepted as Donax obesulus Reeve, 1854 (incorrect grammatical agreement of specific epithet)
Species Donax obesus A. Gould, 1851 accepted as Donax gouldii Dall, 1921 (invalid: junior homonym of Donax obesus d'Orbigny, 1846, and D. obesus Philippi, 1851; Donax gouldii Dall, 1921 is a replacement name.)
Species Donax obliquus Lamarck, 1805 † accepted as Microstagon obliquum (Lamarck, 1805) † (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Donax obtusalis Deshayes, 1825 † accepted as Gari obtusalis (Deshayes, 1825) † (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Donax ovalina Reeve, 1854 accepted as Donax ovalinus Reeve, 1854 accepted as Heterodonax pacificus (Conrad, 1837) (incorrect grammatical agreement of specific epithet)
Species Donax ovalinus Reeve, 1854 accepted as Heterodonax pacificus (Conrad, 1837)
Species Donax pallidus A. 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 peruviana Deshayes, 1855 accepted as Donax peruvianus Deshayes, 1855 accepted as Donax obesulus Reeve, 1854 (incorrect grammatical agreement of specific epithet)
Species Donax peruvianus Deshayes, 1855 accepted as Donax obesulus Reeve, 1854
Species Donax petallina Reeve, 1854 accepted as Donax petallinus Reeve, 1854 accepted as Donax kindermanni (Philippi, 1847) (incorrect grammatical agreement of specific epithet)
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 plebeia Pulteney, 1799 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Donax politus (Poli, 1791) (unaccepted)
Species Donax powisiana Récluz, 1843 (unaccepted)
Species Donax productus Odhner, 1919 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Donax prolongatus (W. H. Turton, 1932) (unaccepted)
Species Donax protractus Conrad, 1849 (unaccepted)
Species Donax pubescens Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Donax pulchella Hanley, 1843 (unaccepted, wrong gender agreement of species name)
Species Donax punaensis Pilsbry & Olsson, 1941 (unaccepted)
Species Donax punctatostriata Hanley, 1843 (unaccepted, incorrect original gender ending)
Species Donax pusilla Philippi, 1849 (unaccepted, wrong gender agreement of species name)
Species Donax radiata Krynicki, 1837 (unaccepted > nomen nudum, nomen nudum)
Species Donax radiata Valenciennes, 1821 (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Donax radiatus Gmelin, 1791 with incorrect original gender ending. Donax aricanus is a replacement name)
Species Donax reevei Bertin, 1881 (unaccepted)
Species Donax roemeri Philippi, 1849 (unaccepted)
Species Donax rostratus C. B. Adams, 1852 (unaccepted)
Species Donax ruber W. Turton, 1822 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Donax scortum (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Donax scriptus Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Donax scrotum [sic] (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted > misspelling)
Species Donax semigranosus Dunker, 1877 (unaccepted, original rank)
Species Donax semistriatus P. P. Carpenter, 1856 (unaccepted, invalid: junior primary homonym of Donax semistriatus Poli, 1795: Donax (Serrula) carpenteri H. Adams & A, Adams, 1856 is a replacement name)
Species Donax semisulcata Hanley, 1843 (unaccepted, incorrect original gender ending)
Species Donax semisulcatus Hanley, 1843 (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Donax siliqua Römer, 1870 (unaccepted > superseded combination, original combination)
Species Donax sordidus Hanley, 1845 (unaccepted > superseded combination, original combination)
Species Donax souverbiana Souverbie, 1860 (unaccepted, incorrect original gender ending)
Species Donax sowerbyi Bertin, 1881 (unaccepted)
Species Donax spinosus Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted > superseded combination, original combination)
Species Donax stultorum Mawe, 1823 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Donax sulcarius Menke, 1843 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Donax tellinella Lamarck, 1805 † (unaccepted)
Species Donax tiesenhauseni Preston, 1908 (unaccepted)
Species Donax tinctus A. Gould, 1850 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Donax transversa Deshayes, 1830 † (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym if Donax transversus G.B. Sowerby I, 1825)
Species Donax trifasciatus Risso, 1826 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Donax trifasciatus (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Donax triradiata Deshayes, 1830 (unaccepted, probable synonym)
Species Donax trunculatus Locard, 1886 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Donax variabilis Schumacher, 1817 (unaccepted)
Species Donax vellicata Reeve, 1855 (unaccepted, incorrect grammatical agreement of specific epithet)
Species Donax venusta Poli, 1795 (unaccepted, incorrect gender agreement of specific epithet)
Species Donax victoris Fischer-Piette, 1942 (unaccepted > superseded combination, original combination)
Species Donax violacea Röding, 1798 (unaccepted > nomen nudum)

Subgenus Donax (Amphichaena) Philippi, 1847 (alternate representation)
Subgenus Donax (Assimilidonax) M. Huber, 2010 (alternate representation)
Subgenus Donax (Capsella) Gray, 1851 (alternate representation)
Subgenus Donax (Carinadonax) M. Huber, 2010 (alternate representation)
Subgenus Donax (Chion) Scopoli, 1777 (alternate representation)
  » Species Donax (Chion) caelatus P. P. Carpenter, 1857 represented as Donax caelatus P. P. Carpenter, 1857
  » 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) garciai Lozano-Francisco & Landau, 1999 † represented as Donax garciai Lozano-Francisco & Landau, 1999 †
  » 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 (alternate representation)
Subgenus Donax (Deltachion) Iredale, 1930 (alternate representation)
  » Species Donax (Deltachion) semisulcatus Hanley, 1843 accepted as Latona semisulcata (Hanley, 1843) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  » Species Donax (Deltachion) spinosus Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Latona spinosa (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  » Species Donax (Deltachion) baliregteri M. Huber, 2012 represented as Donax baliregteri M. Huber, 2012
  » Species Donax (Deltachion) bipartitus G. B. Sowerby III, 1892 represented as Donax bipartitus G. B. Sowerby III, 1892
  » Species Donax (Deltachion) brazieri E. A. Smith, 1892 represented as Donax brazieri E. A. Smith, 1892
  » Species Donax (Deltachion) bruneirufi M. Huber, 2012 represented as Donax bruneirufi M. Huber, 2012
  » Species Donax (Deltachion) spiniferus Raven, 2021 represented as Donax spiniferus Raven, 2021
  » Species Donax (Deltachion) szemiana Oostingh, 1931 represented as Donax szemiani Oostingh, 1931
  » Species Donax (Deltachion) virilis (Iredale, 1930) represented as Donax virilis (Iredale, 1930)
Subgenus Donax (Donax) Linnaeus, 1758 (alternate representation)
  » Species Donax (Donax) affinis Deshayes, 1850 † represented as Donax affinis Deshayes, 1850 †
  » Species Donax (Donax) pulchellus Hanley, 1843 represented as Donax pulchellus Hanley, 1843
  » Species Donax (Donax) pusillus Philippi, 1849 represented as Donax pusillus Philippi, 1849
  » Species Donax (Donax) rugosus Linnaeus, 1758 represented as Donax rugosus Linnaeus, 1758
  » Species Donax (Donax) serra Röding, 1798 represented as Donax serra Röding, 1798
  » Species Donax (Donax) simplex G. B. Sowerby III, 1897 represented as Donax simplex G. B. Sowerby III, 1897
  » Species Donax (Donax) triangulus Lozano-Francisco & Landau, 1999 † represented as Donax triangulus Lozano-Francisco & Landau, 1999 †
  » Species Donax (Donax) verdensis Cosel, 1995 represented as Donax verdensis Cosel, 1995
Subgenus Donax (Grammatodonax) Dall, 1900 (alternate representation)
  » Species Donax (Grammatodonax) madagascariensis W. Wood, 1828 accepted as Latona madagascariensis (W. Wood, 1828) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Subgenus Donax (Hecuba) Schumacher, 1817 (alternate representation)
  » Species Donax (Hecuba) scortum (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Hecuba scortum (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Subgenus Donax (Langleitia) M. Huber, 2015 (alternate representation)
Subgenus Donax (Machaerodonax) Römer, 1870 (alternate representation)
Subgenus Donax (Paradonax) Cossmann, 1910 (alternate representation)
Subgenus Donax (Paraserrula) M. Huber, 2010 (alternate representation)
Subgenus Donax (Pulcherridonax) M. Huber, 2010 (alternate representation)
Subgenus Donax (Tembrockia) Glibert & van de Poe!, 1967 † (alternate representation)
  » Species Donax (Tembrockia) nitidus Lamarck, 1805 † accepted as Donax nitidus Lamarck, 1805 † (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  » Species Donax (Tembrockia) plateaui (Chavan, 1936) † accepted as Donax plateaui (Chavan, 1936) † (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Subgenus Donax (Tentidonax) Iredale, 1930 (alternate representation)
Subgenus Donax (Tridonax) M. Huber, 2010 (alternate representation)

Species Donax abbreviata Lamarck, 1818 (uncertain > nomen dubium)
Species Donax acuminata Deshayes, 1855 (uncertain > taxon inquirendum)
Species Donax aeneus Deshayes, 1855 (uncertain > taxon inquirendum)
Species Donax affinis Deshayes, 1855 (uncertain > taxon inquirendum)
Species Donax crocatus A. Gould, 1850 (uncertain > taxon inquirendum)
Species Donax epularis Melvill, 1901 (uncertain > taxon inquirendum)
Species Donax flexuosus A. Gould, 1853 (uncertain > taxon inquirendum)
Species Donax granosa Lamarck, 1818 (uncertain > nomen dubium)
Species Donax granosus Zelebor, 1866 (uncertain > taxon inquirendum, invalid; not Lamarck, 1818)
Species Donax helena W. H. Turton, 1932 (uncertain > taxon inquirendum)
Species Donax incerata Reeve, 1855 (uncertain > taxon inquirendum)
Species Donax lunularis Philippi, 1847 (uncertain > unassessed)
Species Donax muricata Linnaeus, 1767 (uncertain > nomen dubium)
Species Donax novorossica Sinzov, 1897 † (uncertain > unassessed)
Species Donax radiata Valennciennes, 1821 (uncertain > unassessed)
Species Donax securiformis Philippi, 1845 (uncertain > nomen dubium)
Species Donax seminuda Anton, 1837 (uncertain > taxon inquirendum)
Species Donax stramineus Gmelin, 1791 (uncertain > nomen dubium)
Species Donax striatella Deshayes, 1855 (uncertain > taxon inquirendum)
Species Donax sulcata Brocchi, 1814 † (uncertain > unassessed)
Species Donax sulcata Philippi, 1847 (uncertain > unassessed, invalid; not Brocchi, 1814)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
masculine
Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
MolluscaBase eds. (2022). MolluscaBase. Donax Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed at: https://www.molluscabase.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137906 on 2023-02-07
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original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

original description  (of Capsella Gray, 1851) Gray, J. E. (1851). <i>List of the Specimens of British Animals in the Collection of the British Museum. Part VII, Molluscas Acephala and Brachiopoda</i>. London, Taylor, 167 pp. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/117260
page(s): 47 [details]   

original description  (of Tentidonax Iredale, 1930) Iredale, T. (1930). More notes on the marine Mollusca of New South Wales. <em>Records of the Australian Museum.</em> 17(9): 384-407, pls 62-65. [Published 27 June 1930]., available online at http://australianmuseum.net.au/Uploads/Journals/17186/773_complete.pdf
page(s): 398, 407 [details]   

original description  (of Amphichaena Philippi, 1847) Philippi, R. A. (1847). Beschreibung zweier neuer Conchyliengeschlechter, <i>Dibaphus</i> und <i>Amphichaena</i>, nebst einigen Bemerkungen über <i>Cyamium</i>, <i>Ervilia</i> und <i>Entodesma</i>. <em>Archiv für Natugeschichte.</em> 13(1): 61-66., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/7251444
page(s): 63 [details]   

original description  (of Donax (Assimilidonax) M. Huber, 2010) Huber, M. (2010). <i>Compendium of bivalves. A full-color guide to 3,300 of the world's marine bivalves. A status on Bivalvia after 250 years of research</i>. Hackenheim: ConchBooks. 901 pp., 1 CD-ROM. (look up in IMIS)
page(s): 686. [details]   

original description  (of Chion Scopoli, 1777) Scopoli, G.A. (1777). Introductio ad historiam naturalem, sistens genera lapidum, plantarum et animalium hactenus detecta, caracteribus essentialibus donata, in tribus divisa, subinde ad leges naturae. <em>Pragae. Wolfgang Gerle.</em> Pp i-x + 1-506., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/10827
page(s): 398 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Deltachion Iredale, 1930) Iredale, T. (1930). More notes on the marine Mollusca of New South Wales. <em>Records of the Australian Museum.</em> 17(9): 384-407, pls 62-65. [Published 27 June 1930]., available online at http://australianmuseum.net.au/Uploads/Journals/17186/773_complete.pdf
page(s): 398, 407 [details]   

original description  (of Donax (Machaerodonax) Römer, 1870) Küster, H. C. & Römer, E. (1841-1870). Die Familie Dreiecks- oder Stumpfmuscheln, Donacidae. Systematisches Conchylien-Cabinet von Martini und Chemnitz 10(3): 1-122; pl. 1-21a. Nürnberg (Bauer & Raspe) [pp. 1-8; pl. 1 (1841, Küster); pp. 1-8 (reissue), 9-32; pl. 2-7 (1869, Römer); 33-122; pl. 8-21a (1870, Römer)]. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/106985 [details]   

original description  (of Donax (Paradonax) Cossmann, 1910) Cossmann M. & Peyrot A. (1909-1915). Conchologie néogénique de l'Aquitaine. <em>Actes de la Société Linnéenne de Bordeaux.</em> 63(2): 72-144 [1909]; 63(3): 145-232 [1909]; 63(4): 233-293 [1910]; 64(4): 235-288 [1910]; 64(5): 289-400 [1910]; 64(6): 401-445 [1911]; 65(2): 51-98 [1911]; 65(3-4): 99-333 [1912]; 66(2-3): 121-232 [1912]; 66(4): 233-324 [1913]; 68(1-2): 5-210 [1914]; 68(4): 361-435 [1915]., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/31787226
page(s): 64: 307 [details]   

original description  (of Serrula Mörch, 1853) Mörch, O. A. L. (1852-1853). <i>Catalogus conchyliorum quae reliquit D. Alphonso d'Aguirra & Gadea Comes de Yoldi, Regis Daniae Cubiculariorum Princeps, Ordinis Dannebrogici in Prima Classe & Ordinis Caroli Tertii Eques. Fasc. 1, Cephalophora</i>, 170 pp. [1852]; <i>Fasc. 2, Acephala, Annulata, Cirripedia, Echinodermata</i>, 74 [+2] pp. [1853]. Hafniae [Copenhagen]: L. Klein. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/12921
page(s): vol. 2 p. 18 [details]   

original description  (of Donax (Heteroruga) Coen, 1925) Coen, G. (1925). Sul <i>Donax exaratus</i> Krauss. <em>Atti dell'Accademia Veneto-Trentino-Istriano, Padova.</em> 15: 44–45. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

original description  (of Donax (Langleitia) M. Huber, 2015) Huber M. (2015). <i>Compendium of Bivalves</i> 2. Harxheim: ConchBooks. 1-907, Excel listing of species.
page(s): 748 [details]   

original description  (of Cuneus da Costa, 1778) Mendes da Costa, E. (1778). Historia naturalis testaceorum Britanniæ, or, the British conchology; containing the descriptions and other particulars of natural history of the shells of Great Britain and Ireland: illustrated with figures. In English and French. - Historia naturalis testaceorum Britanniæ, ou, la conchologie Britannique; contenant les descriptions & autres particularités d'histoire naturelle des coquilles de la Grande Bretagne & de l'Irlande: avec figures en taille douce. En anglois & françois. i-xii, 1-254, i-vii, [1], Pl. I-XVII. London. (Millan, White, Emsley & Robson). , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/13116783
page(s): 202 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source 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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Dutch zaaje  [details]
English wedge shell  [details]
German Stumpfmuschel  [details]
Donax rugosus
 Donax rugosus
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