Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1410042
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateNC
CountyWilkes
LocalityYadkin River, NC 18/[SR] 268 [Elkin Highway], [0.98 air miles NE center Wilkesboro], [Wilkesboro Quad].
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Yadkin
HUC8 Number03040101
HUC10 NameReddies River-Yadkin River
HUC10 Number0304010103
HUC12 NameCub Creek-Yadkin River
HUC12 Number030401010307
Map
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Collection Day25
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Title:Corbicula fluminea records from North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences (unpublished).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 85511
VerifierPK Forshey
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Preserved22


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/29/2021].

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