Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1187852
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateNM
CountyEddy
LocalityBlack River, 12 mi S Carlsbad, Co. Rt. 748, 0.8 mi S jct. 396
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Pecos-Black
HUC8 Number13060011
HUC10 NameBlack River
HUC10 Number1306001111
HUC12 NameOutlet Black River
HUC12 Number130600111109
Map
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Collection Day12
Collection Month6
Collection Year1994
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 16109
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected2


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/8/2019].

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