Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1247753
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateNY
CountyNassau
LocalityMassapequa Lake [Long Island]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSouthern Long Island
HUC8 Number02030202
HUC10 NameSouth Oyster Bay-Jones Inlet
HUC10 Number0203020202
HUC12 NameMassapequa Creek
HUC12 Number020302020201
Map
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Collection Day30
Collection Month4
Collection Year1983
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:33014
Author:Foehrenbach, J. and D. Raeihle.
Date:1984
Title:A further range extension of the Asiatic clam.
Journal:New York Fish and Game Journal
Volume:31
Issue:2
Pages:224-226
Record TypeSpecimen
Disposalpreserved
Museum Cat NumberAMNH 309366
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected7


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