Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1242845
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateAL
CountyCovington
LocalityPatsaliga Creek, Co. Rt. 82, 2.8 miles W of Gantt. [Red Level Quad].
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NamePatsaliga
HUC8 Number03140302
HUC10 NameLower Patsaliga Creek
HUC10 Number0314030205
HUC12 NameTurkey Creek-Poplar Creek
HUC12 Number031403020506
Map
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Collection Day22
Collection Month10
Collection Year1991
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:26632
Author:Bogan, A., and J. Smith.
Date:2013
Title:Corbicula species data.
Publisher:North Carolina State Museum of Natural History.
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalNorth Carolina State Museum of Natural Sciences
Museum Cat NumberNCSM 32712
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/25/2021].

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