Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1257081
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateFL
CountyWashington
LocalityHolmes Creek, 2.4 mi WSW New Hope
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Choctawhatchee
HUC8 Number03140203
HUC10 NameBig Cypress Creek-Choctawhatchee River
HUC10 Number0314020309
HUC12 NameChapel Branch
HUC12 Number031402030902
Map
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Collection Day14
Collection Month6
Collection Year1972
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
Reference 2
Ref. Number:1355
Author:Counts III, C.L.
Date:1991
Title:Corbicula (Bivalvia: Corbiculidae) Part 1. Catalog of fossil and recent nominal species. Part 2. Compendium of zoogeographic records of North America and Hawaii, 1924-1984.
Journal:Tryonia
Volume:21
Pages:1-134
CommentsIdentified as Corbicula manilensis at museum.
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalFlorida Museum of Natural History
Museum Cat NumberUF 237843
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/28/2020].

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