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Family: Donacidae donax clams (See list of species below)

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51 species with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)
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Donax asper
[rough butterfly donax]
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Donax bipartitus
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Donax carinatus
[sculptured donax]


Donax cuneatus
[cuneate donax]


Donax deltoides
[Goolwa donax]


Donax denticulatus
[common Caribbean donax]
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Donax dentifer
[toothed donax]
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Donax dysoni
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Donax faba
[Pacific bean donax]


Donax fossor
[fossor coquina]
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Donax gemmula
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Donax gouldii
[Gould beanclam]
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Donax gracilis
[gracile donax]
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Donax hanleyanus
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Donax incarnatus
[fleshy donax]
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Donax kiusiunensis
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Donax nitidus
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Donax pulchellus
[beautiful donax]
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Donax punctatostriatus
[punctate donax]
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Donax rugosus
[rugose donax]
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Donax scalpellum
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Donax scortum
[leather donax]


Donax semistriatus
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Donax serra
[white mussel]
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Donax sordidus
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Donax spiculum
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Donax striatus
[striate donax]
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Donax texasianus
[Texas coquina]
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Donax ticaonicus
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Donax trunculus
[truncate donax]
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Donax variabilis
[variable coquina]


Donax variegatus
[smooth donax]
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Donax vellicatus
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Donax venustus
[lovely donax]


Donax vittatus
[banded-wedge shell]
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Egeria concamerata
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Egeria heukelomii
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Egeria kochii
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Egeria schwabi
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Galatea bernardii
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Galatea cailliaudii
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Galatea congica
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Galatea nux
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Galatea paradoxa
[common galatea clam]
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Galatea tenuicula
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Iphigenia altior
[tall false donax]


Iphigenia brasiliana
[giant false donax]
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Iphigenia brasiliensis
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Iphigenia laevigata
[smooth false donax]
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Iphigenia rostrata
[rostrate false donax]
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Profischeria delessertii
[Delessert's false donax]
51 Species of Family Donacidae
(donax clams)
Sort by: Species Length
Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Donax asper rough butterfly donax Eastern Pacific.
Donax bipartitus Western Indian Ocean
Donax carinatus sculptured donax Eastern Pacific and Weste
Donax cuneatus cuneate donax Indo-West Pacific. 4 SHL
Donax deltoides Goolwa donax Indo-West Pacific 7 SHL
Donax denticulatus common Caribbean donax Western Atlantic 1.8 DL
Donax dentifer toothed donax Eastern Central Pacific. 3.05 SHL
Donax dysoni Western Pacific.
Donax faba Pacific bean donax Indo-West Pacific 2.5 SHL
Donax fossor fossor coquina North America. 1.8 DL
Donax gemmula Western Atlantic. 0.65 DL
Donax gouldii Gould beanclam Eastern Central Pacific
Donax gracilis gracile donax Eastern Pacific. Tropica
Donax hanleyanus Western Atlantic. 3.3 DL
Donax incarnatus fleshy donax Indo-West Pacific. 4 SHL
Donax kiusiunensis Northwest Pacific.
Donax nitidus Indo-West Pacific
Donax pulchellus beautiful donax Eastern Central Atlantic
Donax punctatostriatus punctate donax Eastern Pacific and Weste
Donax rugosus rugose donax Eastern Atlantic
Donax scalpellum Western Indian Ocean
Donax scortum leather donax Indo-West Pacific 9 SHL
Donax semistriatus Northeast Atlantic and th 4.28 SHL
Donax serra white mussel Southeast Atlantic
Donax sordidus Southeast Atlantic; Sout
Donax spiculum Western Indian Ocean
Donax striatus striate donax Western Atlantic 4 NG
Donax texasianus Texas coquina North America.
Donax ticaonicus Western Pacific.
Donax trunculus truncate donax Eastern Atlantic, the Med 4.4 SHL
Donax variabilis variable coquina Western Atlantic 1.9 DL
Donax variegatus smooth donax Northeast Atlantic and th 4.012 SHL
Donax vellicatus Western Central Atlantic 3.4 NG
Donax venustus lovely donax Eastern Atlantic and the
Donax vittatus banded-wedge shell Eastern Atlantic and the 4 SHL
Egeria concamerata Eastern Atlantic.
Egeria heukelomii Eastern Atlantic.
Egeria kochii Eastern Central Atlantic
Egeria schwabi Eastern Central Atlantic
Galatea bernardii Eastern Atlantic.
Galatea cailliaudii Eastern Atlantic.
Galatea congica Eastern Central Atlantic
Galatea nux Eastern Central Atlantic
Galatea paradoxa common galatea clam Eastern Central Atlantic
Galatea tenuicula Eastern Central Atlantic
Iphigenia altior tall false donax Eastern Pacific. Tropica
Iphigenia brasiliana giant false donax Western Atlantic
Iphigenia brasiliensis Western Atlantic.
Iphigenia laevigata smooth false donax Eastern Central Atlantic
Iphigenia rostrata rostrate false donax Eastern Central Atlantic
Profischeria delessertii Delessert's false donax Eastern Central Atlantic



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