Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1404673
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateNC
CountyGates
LocalityChowan River
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameChowan
HUC8 Number03010203
HUC10 NameSarem Creek-Chowan River
HUC10 Number0301020302
HUC12 NameTown of Winton-Chowan River
HUC12 Number030102030202
Map
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Collection Day17
Collection Month6
Collection Year2009
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:29924
Author:Alderman, J.
Date:2016
Title:Corbicula fluminea locations in Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Georgia (1991-2013).
Record TypeLiterature
Verifierj. Alderman
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/15/2019].

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