Specimen Information

Corbicula fluminea
Corbicula fluminea
(Asian clam)
Mollusks-Bivalves
Exotic

Specimen ID1187037
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateFL
CountyDeSoto
LocalityPeace River, 1 mile west of Arcadia at boat ramp west of Highway 70 bridge
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NamePeace
HUC8 Number03100101
HUC10 NameJoshua Creek-Peace River
HUC10 Number0310010109
HUC12 NameJohnson Lake-Peace River
HUC12 Number031001010905
Map
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Collection Day8
Collection Month11
Collection Year1971
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
CommentsIdentified to Genus only.
Record TypeSpecimen
Disposalpreserved dry
Museum Cat NumberUSNM 903693
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected8


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/23/2021].

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