Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1410040
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateNC
CountyDavie
LocalitySouth Yadkin River, SR 1159 [Foster Road], [point estimated 6.44 air miles SW center Mocksville], [Cool Springs Quad].
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSouth Yadkin
HUC8 Number03040102
HUC10 NameSouth Yadkin River
HUC10 Number0304010206
HUC12 NameBell Branch-South Yadkin River
HUC12 Number030401020601
Map
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Collection Day24
Collection Month7
Collection Year2001
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:30225
Author:Bogan, A., and J. Smith.
Date:2017
Title:Corbicula fluminea records from North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences (unpublished).
Publisher:North Carolina State Museum of Natural Sciences
Record TypeSpecimen
Disposalpreserved in ethanol
Museum Cat NumberNCSM 85501
VerifierPK Forshey
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Preserved18


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/19/2019].

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