Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID280146
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateNC
LocalityDeep River between Highfalls Dam and Old Carbonton Dam
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameDeep
HUC8 Number03030003
Map
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Collection Day12
Collection Month5
Collection Year2005
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased bait
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:23928
Author:Baumann, J.R., and T.J. Kwak
Date:2011
Title:Trophic relations of introduced flathead catfish in an Atlantic river.
Journal:Transactions of the American Fisheries Society
Volume:140
Pages:1120-1134
CommentsCorbicula found in gut contents of flathead catfish caught in this study site
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/18/2021].

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