Information on record NCSM_I55385

North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences, Invertebrate database
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ID_parent NCSM_I55385
FamilyUnionidae
Scientific name Elliptio steinstansana
Previous numberMFM 15967
Primary field numberHDA-4984
Primary remarks3 paired bivalves, dry. Vouchers of MFM Unionid database project. Age status 1. Originally identified as Canthyria steinstansana, HD Athearn.
SalinityF
Continent/oceanNorth America
CountryUnited States
StateNorth Carolina
CountyPitt
LocalityTar River from 30m [0.18 river mile] below [downstream] Highway 222 to 3 km [1.86 river miles] above [upstream] Falkland, [point estimated from 8.82 to 10.53 air miles NNW center Greenville], [Falkland and Greenville NW Quads].
Lat-long derived fromDeLorme Topo USA
Latitude35.69564819
Longitude-77.48995209
MAPdecimal latitude_longitude ••• 35.69564819_-77.48995209
Lat. directionN
Lat. degrees35.69564819
Long. directionW
Long. degrees77.48995209
CollectorHD Athearn
Date1978-September-18
Locality remarksRiver still quite clean. Corbicula had only reached upstream to Highway 222 bridge. Stream 150m x 1m or much less in height, low, clear. Bottom sand and wood trash. [Air mileage, quads and coordinates added 6 Jan 2010, BLC].
Geodetic datumWGS84/NAD83
BasinPamlico Sound Basin
Subbasin 1Pamlico R.
Subbasin 2Tar R.
Terminal ElementTar R.

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