Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1243140
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateNC
CountyNorthampton
LocalityRoanoke River by-pass (old river channel), dam to Highway 48 bridge, [1.69 air miles NW and 1.59 air miles NNE Roanoke Rapids], [Roanoke Rapids Quad].
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Roanoke
HUC8 Number03010107
HUC10 NameQuankey Creek-Roanoke River
HUC10 Number0301010701
HUC12 NameCity of Roanoke Rapids-Roanoke River
HUC12 Number030101070101
Map
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Collection Day9
Collection Month6
Collection Year2004
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:26632
Author:Bogan, A., and J. Smith.
Date:2013
Title:Corbicula species data.
Publisher:North Carolina State Museum of Natural History.
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalNorth Carolina State Museum of Natural Sciences
Museum Cat NumberNCSM 29867
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/23/2021].

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