Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID51571
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateNC
CountyMecklenburg
LocalityCatawba River at Lake Wylie, Allen Steam Station
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Catawba
HUC8 Number03050101
HUC10 NameMountain Island Lake-Catawba River
HUC10 Number0305010114
HUC12 NameLake Wylie-Catawba River
HUC12 Number030501011406
Map
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Collection Year1970
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:1355
Author:Counts III, C.L.
Date:1991
Title:Corbicula (Bivalvia: Corbiculidae) Part 1. Catalog of fossil and recent nominal species. Part 2. Compendium of zoogeographic records of North America and Hawaii, 1924-1984.
Journal:Tryonia
Volume:21
Pages:1-134
Reference 2
Ref. Number:26931
Author:Fox, R.O.
Date:1971
Title:The Echo 4: The Corbicula story: Chapter Three.
Publisher:Abstracts and Proceedings of the Fourth Annual Meeting of the Western Society of Malacologists. June 16-19, 1971
Pages:5 pp.
CommentsCounties include Gaston/Mecklenburg/York.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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