Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1256931
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateAL
CountyDallas
LocalityBogue Chitto Creek, 6.1 mi NW of Orrville, 3.2 mi E of Highway 5 on Unpaved Gravel Road, T16n, R7e, Section 12
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMiddle Alabama
HUC8 Number03150203
HUC10 NameHeadwaters Bogue Chitto Creek
HUC10 Number0315020301
HUC12 NameUpper Bouge Chitto Creek
HUC12 Number031502030107
Map
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Collection Day26
Collection Month8
Collection Year1990
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:28729
Author:Slapcinski, J.
Date:2014
Title:Corbicula fluminea data from the Florida Museum of Natural History collection.
Publisher:Florida Museum of Natural History
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalFLMNH
Museum Cat NumberUF 197604
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/8/2020].

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