El género donax en la costa peruana (bivalvia: Telllnoidea)

Translated title of the contribution: Genus donax in the peruvian coast (bivalvia: Telllnoidea): Telllnoidea)

Carlos Paredes, Franz Cardoso

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In the present paper the species of Donax Linnaeus, 1758 in Peru are reviewed. The presence of 7 out of the 11 species is confirmed: D. asper Hanley. 1845; D. caelatus rothi Coan, 1983; D. obesulus Reeve, 1854; D. carinatus Hanley, 1843; D. transversus Sowerby 1,1825; D. cafifomicus Conrad, 1837 and D. marincovichi Coan, 1983; in addition, one is recorded for the first time (D. punctatostriatus Hanley, 1843) in Peruvian waters. Information on the distribution geographical and some ecological relations is presented.

Translated title of the contributionGenus donax in the peruvian coast (bivalvia: Telllnoidea): Telllnoidea)
Original languageSpanish
Pages (from-to)83-93
Number of pages11
JournalRevista Peruana de Biologia
Issue number2
StatePublished - 2001
Externally publishedYes


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