Donacidae

plural noun
Do·​nac·​i·​dae | \ dōˈnasəˌdē \

Definition of Donacidae

: a family of marine bivalve mollusks (suborder Tellinacea) comprising the wedge shells that are especially abundant in warm shallow seas — see donax

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History and Etymology for Donacidae

New Latin, from Donac-, Donax, type genus + -idae

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“Donacidae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Donacidae. Accessed 14 Aug. 2022.

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