Species list by epithet (including synonyms) - alphabetical, letter d

According to available records, the following species occur in Tasmanian waters:

- danae Joubin, 1931 = Taningia danae (family Octopoteuthidae)

- danae Joubin, 1933 = Thysanoteuthis rhombus (family Thysanoteuthidae)

- danieli Crosse, 1858 = Capulus danieli (family Capulidae)

- dannevigi Hedley, 1911 = Prolixodens dannevigi (family Cerithiopsidae – Cerithiopsinae)

- dealbata A. Adams, 1853 = Nassarius pyrrhus (family Nassariidae – Nassariinae)

- debenhami Iredale, 1932 = Bankia australis (family Teredinidae – Bankiinae)

- debilis Pease, 1871 = Dendrodoris nigra (family Dendrodorididae)

- decipiens Hanley, 1845 = Placamen placidum (family Veneridae – Venerinae)

- declivis Reeve, 1844 = Mitra declivis (family Mitridae – Mitrinae)

- declivis Sowerby, 1870 = Notocypraea declivis (family Cypraeidae – Cypraeovulinae)

- decora Reeve, 1853 = Pseudarcopagia decora (family Tellinidae – Arcopagiinae)

- decoramen Iredale, 1936 = Colpospira decoramen (family Turritellidae – Turritellinae)

- decorata Chenu, 1859 = Phasianella australis (family Phasianellidae – Phasianellinae)

- decorata Hedley, 1903 = Mathilda decorata (family Mathildidae)

- decorata Laseron, 1954 = Orbitestella decorata (family Orbitestellidae)

- decorosa May, 1915 non Hedley, 1902 = Nucula mayi (family Nuculidae)

- decussata Lamarck, 1818 (non Wood, 1815) = Pseudarcopagia decora (family Tellinidae – Arcopagiinae)

- decussatus Gmelin, 1791 = Thylacodes sipho (family Vermetidae – Vermetinae)

- delecta Cotton, 1945 = Sassia subdistorta (family Ranellidae – Cymatiinae)

- delecta Laseron, 1956 = Rissoina fasciata (family Rissoidae – Rissoininae)

- delessertii Chenu, 1859 = Phasianella ventricosa (family Phasianellidae – Phasianellinae)

- delicata Cotton, 1931 = Myadora royana (family Myochamidae)

- delicatula Crosse & Fischer, 1864 = Epitonium jukesianum (family Epitoniidae)

- delicatula Hutton, 1873 = Zygochlamys delicatula (family Pectinidae – Chlamydinae)

- delicatula Laseron, 1954 = Filodrillia delicatul (family Borsoniidae)

- delicatula Tenison-Woods, 1877 = Phasianella australis (family Phasianellidae – Phasianellinae)

- delicatulus Tenison-Woods, 1879 = Guraleus delicatulus (family Mangeliidae)

- delicatum Verco, 1908 = Purpurocardia amabilis (family Carditidae – Venericardiinae)

- deliciosa Iredale, 1955 = Cancellaria undulata (family Cancellariidae – Cancellariinae)

- delinifica Iredale, 1924 = Gibbomodiola albicosta (family Mytilidae)

- delta Laseron, 1950 = Anabathron luteofuscum (family Anabathridae)

- delta Tate & May, 1900 = Cuna delta (family Condylocardiidae – Cuninae)

- deltoidalis Lamarck, 1818 = Macomona deltoidalis (family Tellinidae – Tellininae)

- deltoides Lamarck, 1818 = Donax deltoides (family Donacidae)

- demessa Tate & May, 1900 = Onoba demessa (family Rissoidae – Rissoinae)

- demissa Hedley, 1904 = Vacerrena kesteveni (family Fissurellidae – Emarginulinae)

- denda Cotton, 1945 = Semicassis pyrum (family Tonnidae – Phaliinae)

- dendritica Alder & Hancock, 1843 = Placida dendritica (family Limapontiidae)

- denseplicata Dunker, 1871 = Etrema denseplicata (family Clathurellidae)

- densilaminata Verco, 1907 = Brookula densilaminata (family Seguenzioidea unplaced)

- densilineata Tate, 1899 = Austroliotia densilineata (family Liotiidae)

- denticulata Pritchard & Gatliff, 1901 = Proterato lachryma (family Eratoidae)

- denticulata Quoy & Gaimard, 1833 = Siphonaria diemenensis (family Siphonariidae)

- denticulata Sowerby, 1844 = Epitonium jukesianum (family Epitoniidae)

- denticulata Tate, 1878 = Granulina elliottae (family Cystiscidae – Granulininae)

- dentiens May, 1911 = Dentimargo dentiens (family Marginellidae – Marginellinae)

- dentiferus Lamarck, 1818 = Thylacodes sipho (family Vermetidae – Vermetinae)

- denudatus Perry, 1811 = Chicoreus denudatus (family Muricidae – Muricinae)

- deplexa Tate & May, 1900 = Odostomia deplexa (family Pyramidellidae – Odostomiinae)

- depressa Ponder & Yoo, 1978 = Eatoniella depressa (family Eatoniellidae)

- depressa Ponder, 1973 = Pseudoskenella depressa (family Pyramidellidae – Cyclostremellinae)

- dermestoidea Lamarck, 1822 = Pseudamycla dermestoidea (family Columbellidae – Atiliinae)

- desalesii Tenison-Woods, 1877 = Asperdaphne desalesii (family Raphitomidae)

- descripta Iredale, 1936 = Anomia trigonopsis (family Anomiidae – Anomiinae)

- deshayesiana P. Fischer, 1862 = Spinosipella deshayesiana (family Verticordiidae)

- deshayesii d’Orbigny & Récluz, 1850 = Myllita deshayesii (family Galeommatidae – Galeommatinae)

- desmarestia Lesueur, 1817 = Firoloida desmarestia (family Pterotracheidae)

- devexus May, 1916 = Capulus devexus (family Capulidae)

- devotum Hedley, 1904 = Malluvium devotum (family Hipponicidae)

- diadema Chun, 1900 = Lycoteuthis lorigera (family Lycoteuthidae)

- diana A. Adams & Angas, 1863 = Dosinia caerulea (family Veneridae – Dosiniinae)

- diaphana Dall, 1907 = Solamen spectabilis (family Mytilidae)

- diaphana May, 1919 = Nepotilla diaphana (family Raphitomidae)

- diaphana Verco, 1906 = Cinctiuga diaphana (family Pyramidellidae – Odostomiinae)

- diaphana Verrill, 1884 = Chiroteuthis veranii (family Chiroteuthidae)

- diaphorus Iredale & May, 1916 = Chiton diaphorus (family Chitonidae – Chitoninae)

- diatheca Iredale, 1936 = Tasmatica schoutanica (family Naticidae – Sininae)

- dictua Tenison-Woods, 1879 = Mitrella leucostoma (family Columbellidae – Atiliinae)

- diemenensis Deshayes, 1854 = Macomona deltoidalis (family Tellinidae – Tellininae)

- diemenensis Hanley, 1844 = Callista diemenensis (family Veneridae – Callocardiinae)

- diemenensis Petterd, 1894 = Pisinna olivacea (family Anabathridae)

- diemenensis Philippi, 1848 = Scutellastra peronii (family Patellidae)

- diemenensis Quoy & Gaimard, 1833 = Austrolittorina unifasciata (family Littorinidae – Littorininae)

- diemenensis Quoy & Gaimard, 1833 = Siphonaria diemenensis (family Siphonariidae)

- diemenensis Quoy & Gaimard, 1834 = Zeacumantus diemenensis (family Batillariidae)

- diemenensis Quoy & Gaimard, 1835 = Atactodea erycinaea (family Mesodesmatidae – Mesodesmatinae)

- diemenensis Quoy & Gaimard, 1835 = Irus griseus (family Veneridae – Tapetinae)

- difficilis Gabriel, 1956 = Pisinna cyclostoma (family Anabathridae)

- difficilis Gabriel, 1961 = Dentimargo allporti (family Marginellidae – Marginellinae)

- diffidens Iredale, 1925 = Colpospira australis (family Turritellidae – Turritellinae)

- digna A. Adams, 1855 = Mitra badia (family Mitridae – Mitrinae)

- dilatatus Reeve, 1847 = Penion mandarinus (family Buccinidae – Siphonaliinae)

- dilecta A. Adams, 1851 = Emarginula dilecta (family Fissurellidae – Emarginulinae)

- dilecta Hedley, 1903 = Tomopleura dilecta (family Borsoniidae)

- dilectum E. A. Smith, 1885 = Vimentum dilectum (family Carditidae – Carditamerinae)

- dimegacotyle Nesis & Nikitina, 1986 = Nototeuthis dimegacotyle (family Neoteuthidae)

- diminuta Laseron, 1957 = Volvarina diminuta (family Marginellidae – Marginellinae)

- diplostreptus May, 1916 = Gibberula diplostreptus (family Cystiscidae – Persiculinae)

- dipsacoides Hedley, 1907 = Nassarius ephamillus (family Nassariidae – Nassariinae)

- discrepans Tate & May, 1900 = Pusillina discrepans (family Rissoidae – Rissoinae)

- disjecta Perry, 1811 = Bassina disjecta (family Veneridae – Venerinae)

- disjuncta Hedley, 1903 = Liocarinia disjuncta (family Skeneidae)

- disjuncta Verco, 1909 = Isotriphora disjuncta (family Triphoridae – Triphorinae)

- disrupta Sowerby, 1853 = Callista disrupta (family Veneridae – Callocardiinae)

- dissimilis Watson, 1886 = Epigrus cylindraceus (family Epigridae)

- distans Lamarck, 1818 = Irus carditoides (family Veneridae – Tapetinae)

- divaricata Deshayes, 1853 = Petricola lapicida (family Veneridae – Petricolinae)

- divergens Gmelin, 1791 = Petricola lapicida (family Veneridae – Petricolinae)

- divergens Reeve, 1847 = Ischnochiton fruticosus (family Ischnochitonidae – Ischnochitoninae)

- dofleini Pfeffer, 1912 = Stigmatoteuthis hoylei (family Histioteuthidae)

- dohrni Hanley, 1861 = Nuculana dohrni (family Nuculanidae – Nuculaninae)

- dolorosa Tenison-Woods = Cantharidella picturata (family Trochidae – Cantharidinae)

- dominicana Tenison-Woods, 1877 = Clanculus plebejus (family Trochidae – Trochinae)

- donaciformis Angas, 1878 = Mysella donaciformis (family Galeommatidae – Montacutinae)

- donacioides Reeve, 1857 = Hiatula alba (family Psammobiidae)

- dorsalis Allan, 1933 = Pleurobranchaea maculata (family Pleurobranchidae – Pleurobranchaeinae)

- dorysa Iredale, 1936 = Narvaliscala dorysa (family Epitoniidae)

- dromanaensis Gatliff & Gabriel, 1912 = Mysella dromanaensis (family Galeommatidae – Montacutinae)

- drusilla Bergh, 1900 = Aeolidiella drusilla (family Aeolidiidae)

- dubia Bergh, 1904 = Paradoris dubia (family Discodorididae)

- dubia Tenison-Woods, 1878 = Thalotia conica (family Trochidae – Cantharidinae)

- dubitabilis Tate, 1899 = Pisinna dubitabilis (family Anabathridae)

- dubius Petterd, 1884 = Pisinna dubitabilis (family Anabathridae)

- duffusi Iredale, 1936 = Pterochelus duffusi (family Muricidae – Muricinae)

- dulcis Sowerby, 1896 = Filodrillia dulcis (family Borsoniidae)

- dumosa Hedley, Cotton & Godfrey, 1938 = ‘Atrina’ tasmanica (family Pinnidae)

- dunkeri Jonas, 1844 = Microcolus dunkeri (family Fasciolariidae – Fasciolariinae)

- dunkeri Koch, 1843 = Clanculus dunkeri (family Trochidae – Trochinae)

- duplex Hoyle, 1885 = Octopus superciliosus (family Octopodidae – Octopodinae)

- duritas Iredale, 1931 = Ennucula obliqua (family Nuculidae)

- dux Steenstrup, 1857 = Architeuthis dux (family Architeuthidae)

- dyscritos Verco, 1906 = Exomilus dyscritos (family Raphitomidae)

- dyspetes Iredale, 1929 = Amalda marginata (family Olividae – Ancillariinae)

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