Corbiculidae


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Corbiculidae

[kȯr·bə′kyül·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
A family of fresh-water bivalve mollusks in the subclass Eulamellibranchia; an important food in the Orient.
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Non-Unionid freshwater bivalves (Sphaeriidae, Corbiculidae, Dreissenidae) of North American fauna.
Most freshwater bivalves, including families of the order Unionoida, and the two veneroid families Sphacriidae and Corbiculidae, exhibit ovoviviparity and viviparity to various degrees.
Valvatidae Valvata X unidentified snails Pelecypoda Corbiculidae Dreissenidae Sphaeriidae (unident.
Invertebrates consisted of a variety of groups including micro-crustaceans (copepods, ostracods, and Daphnia), red swamp crayfish (Procambarus clarki), Corbiculidae (Corbicula fluminea), tapeworms, dipteran larvae and adults, Notonectidae, and odonate nymphs and adults.
Checklist of West American mollusks, family Corbiculidae.