Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID51701
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateSC
CountyBerkeley
LocalityWest Branch Cooper River, at Lake Moultrie, 6.4 km NE of Moncks Corner
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameCooper
HUC8 Number03050201
HUC10 NameLake Moultrie
HUC10 Number0305020101
HUC12 NameLake Moultrie
HUC12 Number030502010101
Map
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Collection Day2
Collection Month2
Collection Year1978
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:30132
Author:National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution
Date:2017
Title:Corbicula fluminea data from the National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution,
Reference 2
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
CommentsVouchered as C. manilensis.
Record TypeSpecimen
Disposalpreserved
Museum Cat NumberUSNM 782432
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Preserved1


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