Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID52266
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateWV
CountyRitchie-Wirt
LocalitySouth Fork of Hughes River, SR 47, 2.4 km NW of Girta
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLittle Kanawha
HUC8 Number05030203
Map
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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
Reference 2
Ref. Number:26938
Author:Schmidt, J.E., M.A. Zeto, and R.W. Taylor.
Date:1983
Title:A survey of the freshwater mussel fauna of the Little Kanawha River basin.
Publisher:U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Pages:131-139
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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