Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1243282
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateNC
CountyUnion
LocalityRocky River at SR 1970, 19 km SSW Albemarle. [Oakboro Quad].
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameRocky
HUC8 Number03040105
HUC10 NameLower Rocky River
HUC10 Number0304010507
HUC12 NameGilberts Creek-Rocky River
HUC12 Number030401050705
Map
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Collection Day23
Collection Month7
Collection Year1987
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 32678
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/31/2021].

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