Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1187848
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateKY
CountyNelson
LocalityBeech Fork, 2 mi S Cravens, 4.5 mi SW Bardstown, at bridge
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameRolling Fork
HUC8 Number05140103
HUC10 NameLower Beech Fork
HUC10 Number0514010303
HUC12 NameBuffalo Creek-Beech Fork
HUC12 Number051401030306
Map
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Collection Day5
Collection Month10
Collection Year1988
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 16063
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/27/2021].

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