Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1247746
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateNY
CountySuffolk
Localitypond in Heckscher Park
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameNorthern Long Island
HUC8 Number02030201
HUC10 NameOyster Bay-Huntington Bay
HUC10 Number0203020102
HUC12 NameHuntington Harbor-Lloyd Harbor
HUC12 Number020302010203
Map
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Collection Day30
Collection Month4
Collection Year2000
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusunknown
Record TypeSpecimen
Disposalpreserved
Museum Cat NumberAMNH 298526
VerifierJ. Cordiero
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected7.5


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/23/2019].

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