Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1410057
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateNC
CountyEdgecombe
LocalityTown Creek at SR 1601 [Colonial Road], [point estimated 4.76 air miles S center Henrietta], [Old Sparta Quad].
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Tar
HUC8 Number03020103
HUC10 NameTown Creek
HUC10 Number0302010301
HUC12 NameLower Town Creek
HUC12 Number030201030107
Map
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Collection Day27
Collection Month6
Collection Year2007
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Title:Corbicula fluminea records from North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences (unpublished).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 85421
VerifierPK Forshey
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Preserved20


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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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