Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1188857
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateIL
CountyWilliamson
LocalityLake of Egypt, 7.5 mi S Marion, marina on N shore
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSaline
HUC8 Number05140204
HUC10 NameSugar Creek-South Fork Saline River
HUC10 Number0514020401
HUC12 NameLake of Egypt
HUC12 Number051402040101
Map
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Collection Day12
Collection Month11
Collection Year1977
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 43964
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected27


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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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