Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1243478
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateAL
CountyShelby
LocalityCahaba River, at Highway 29 bridge [CR 29/ Caldwell Mill Road], 1.5 miles S of Acton, ca 5 miles S of Mountain Brook, [Cahaba Heights Quad], [Caldwell Mill Road].
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameCahaba
HUC8 Number03150202
HUC10 NameBuck Creek-Cahaba River
HUC10 Number0315020202
HUC12 NamePatton Creek-Cahaba River
HUC12 Number031502020204
Map
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Collection Day22
Collection Month7
Collection Year1992
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 43202
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/30/2021].

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