Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1187847
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateKY
CountyLee
LocalitySturgeon Creek, 2.4 mi SW Heidelberg, 0.1 mi downstream from Lower Sinking Creek
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Kentucky
HUC8 Number05100204
HUC10 NameSturgeon Creek-Kentucky River
HUC10 Number0510020401
HUC12 NameLower Sturgeon Creek
HUC12 Number051002040104
Map
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Collection Day24
Collection Month10
Collection Year1989
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:28337
Author:Cummings, Kevin
Date:2016
Title:Corbicula species locations in the Illinois Natural History Survey collection, 1964-2015.
Publisher:Illinois Natural History Survey
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalIllinois Natural History Museum
Museum Cat NumberINHS 16042
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/30/2021].

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