Corbicula fluminea
Corbicula fluminea
(Asian clam)
Mollusks-Bivalves
Exotic

Impact ID2671
Impact TypeWater Quality
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionCorbicula can be a significant source of remineralized nutrients (nutrient cycling) aquatic habitats where they are abundant.
Reference32226
Great Lakes RegionNo
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/18/2022].

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