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Golden Freshwater Clam

Corbicula fluminea (O. F. Müller 1774)

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Corbicula fluminea (Golden Freshwater Clam) is a species of mussels in the family Cyrenidae. They are associated with freshwater habitat. They are native to North Korea, the Palearctic, Russia, The Nearctic, China, Asia, and The Neotropics. Dead Golden Freshwater Clam form shallow marine sediments. Individuals can grow to 65 mm. They have sexual reproduction.

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  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/GO_0019953
  • Definition: Capable of creating a new organism by combining the genetic material of two gametes, which may come from two parent organisms or from a single organism, in the case of self-fertilizing hermaphrodites.
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Golden Freshwater Clam. View this species on GBIF