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Database


 

Taxonomy

Accepted name

Corbicula fluminea (O. F. Muller 1774)

Taxonomic rank

Species

Taxonomic status

valid

Taxonomic comment

Taxonomic identifier

urn:lsid:faunaeur.org:taxname:337875


Nomenclature and Synonyms

Genus group name(s)

Taxonomic comment

Corbicula Megerle von Muhlfeld 1811 [genus]

no synonyms present in the database for this taxon

Species group name(s)

Original genus

Taxonomic comment

fluminea O. F. Muller 1774 [species]

Tellina

= fluviatilis Muller 1774

Tellina


Taxonomic Hierarchy

Rank

Name

Kingdom

Animalia

Subkingdom

Eumetazoa

Phylum

Mollusca

Class

Bivalvia

Subclass

Eulamellibranchia

Superorder

Heterodonta

Order

Veneroidea

Superfamily

Corbiculoidea

Family

Corbiculidae

Genus

Corbicula

Species

fluminea



Distribution

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Experts

Name

Fauna Europaea status

Araujo, Dr Rafael

group coordinator

Araujo, Dr Rafael

taxonomic specialist


References

Accepted name:

Corbicula fluminea (O. F. Muller 1774)

Author

Year

Title

Source

Aldridge, D. C. & Muller, S. J.

2001

The Asiatic clam, Corbicula fluminea, in Britain: current status and potential impacts

Journal of Conchology, 37(2): 177-183.

Araujo, R., Moreno, D. & Ramos, M. A.

1993

The Asiatic clam Corbicula fluminea (Muller, 1774) (Bivalvia: Corbiculidae) in Europe

American Malacological Bulletin, 10(1): 39-49

Falkner, G., Bank, R. A. & Proschwitz, T von.

2001

Check-list of the non-marine Molluscan Species-group taxa of the States of Northern, Atlantic and Central Europe

Heldia, 4(1/2): 1-76.

Mouthon, J.

1981

Sur la presence en France et au Portugal de Corbicula (Bivalvia, Corbiculidae) originaire d'Asie.

Basteria, 45(4-5): 109-116.

Species synonyms:

= fluviatilis Muller 1774

no references present in the database for this name




 

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