NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Corbicula fluminea
(Asian clam)
Mollusks-Bivalves
Exotic to United States

Specimen ID287297
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateMA
CountyBarnstable
LocalityMashpee Pond at Attagun Park
HUC8 NameCape Cod
HUC8 Number1090002
Map
Collection Day16
Collection Month7
Collection Year2012
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwayunknown
Statusunknown
CommentsShells only. See voucher photos, right shell only.
Record TypePersonal communication
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/22/2014].

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