Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1243451
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateNC
CountySurry
LocalityArarat River at SR 2026 [Radar Road], [1.01 air miles NNE center Ash Hill], [Mount Airy South Quad].
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Yadkin
HUC8 Number03040101
HUC10 NameLower Ararat River
HUC10 Number0304010109
HUC12 NameBull Creek-Ararat River
HUC12 Number030401010903
Map
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Collection Day25
Collection Month7
Collection Year2006
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:26632
Author:Bogan, A., and J. Smith.
Date:2013
Title:Corbicula species data (unpublished).
Publisher:North Carolina State Museum of Natural History.
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalNorth Carolina State Museum of Natural Sciences
Museum Cat NumberNCSM 42184
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/8/2019].

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