Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID51593
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common Namebasket clam
StateNC
CountyChatham
LocalityRocky River, US 15 - 501 bridge
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameDeep
HUC8 Number03030003
HUC10 NameRocky River
HUC10 Number0303000305
HUC12 NameRocky River
HUC12 Number030300030509
Map
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Collection Day30
Collection Month10
Collection Year1982
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
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalLos Angeles Mus.
Museum Cat NumberLACM 109395, 109397
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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