Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID154339
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateNC
CountyCaswell
LocalityWolf Island Creek, NC 700 Near Pelham (Roanoke Basin, Subbasin 3) Species was found at Creek Width = 15 m
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Dan
HUC8 Number03010103
HUC10 NameCascade Creek-Dan River
HUC10 Number0301010309
HUC12 NameLower Wolf Island Creek
HUC12 Number030101030905
Map
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Collection Day25
Collection Month7
Collection Year1988
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:24050
Author:T. MacPherson
Date:2002
Title:Corbicula fluminea, Asian clam, data for North Carolina, 1983-2001 (unpublished data).
Publisher:North Carolina Dept. of Env. and Nat. Resources
CommentsRecord from NCDENR, Trish MacPherson, personal comunication.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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