Corbicula fluminea (O. F. Müller, 1774) (Bivalvia: Corbiculidae)  a species new to the Polish malacofauna 

Józef Domagała

Chair of General Zoology, University of Szczecin,, Felczaka 3a, 71-412 Szczecin, Poland

Anna Maria Łabęcka, e-mail: labecka@univ.szczecin.pl

Chair of General Zoology, University of Szczecin,, Felczaka 3a, 71-412 Szczecin, Poland

Małgorzata Pilecka - Rapacz

Chair of General Zoology, University of Szczecin,, Felczaka 3a, 71-412 Szczecin, Poland

Bandyna Migdalska

Landscape Park Dolina Dolnej Odry, Armii Krajowej 36, 74-100 Gryfino, Poland
Abstract

Dispersal of the exotic bivalve Corbicula fluminea has been observed in Europe for more than 20 years. In October 2003, the bivalve was for the first time recorded in Poland; its first Polish site is the heated water canal of the Dolna Odra power station in Western Pomerania.

Key words
bivalves; Corbicula fluminea; invasion; Odra River; Western Pomerania
Folia Malacologica (2004) 12: 145-148
First published on-line: 2004-09-10 00:00:00
http://dx.doi.org/10.12657/folmal.012.011
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