Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1189004
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateIL
CountyShelby
LocalityKaskaskia River, 4 mi SSW Shelbyville, Moore Bridge
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Kaskaskia
HUC8 Number07140201
HUC10 NameKaskaskia River
HUC10 Number0714020111
HUC12 NameHowe Creek-Kaskaskia River
HUC12 Number071402011102
Map
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Collection Day23
Collection Month9
Collection Year1979
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
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/26/2021].

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