EPPO Global Database

Corbicula fluminea(COICFL)

Last modification: 2013-03-15

Basic information
  • EPPO code: COICFL
  • Preferred name: Corbicula fluminea
  • Authority: (O.F. Müller)


DAISIE.  Southern Asia, tropical Africa,, Australia. Introduced into and established in North America (1920s), South America  and Europe (1970s).. One of Europe's 100 worst invasive species 

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Corbicula manilensis Philippi

Common names
Name Language
Asian clam English