NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Corbicula fluminea
(Asian clam)
Mollusks-Bivalves
Exotic to United States

Specimen ID296196
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateNC
CountyOrange
LocalityMorgan Creek, both upstream of and near the outflow of the Orange County Water and Sewer Authority's Mason Farm WWTP
HUC8 NameHaw
HUC8 Number3030002
Map
Collection Day1
Collection Month11
Collection Year2012
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwayunknown
Statusunknown
CommentsSee voucher photo.
Record TypePersonal communication
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater
Number Collected2 live
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/20/2014].

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