Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1322102
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateTN
CountyOverton
LocalityObey River, North Glenobey (bridge 3 mi N), Obey River (E fork) at TN Rt 52
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameObey
HUC8 Number05130105
HUC10 NameWest Fork Obey River
HUC10 Number0513010502
HUC12 NameLower West Fork Obey River
HUC12 Number051301050203
Map
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Collection Day24
Collection Month3
Collection Year2009
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:28730
Author:Pearce, T.
Date:2016
Title:Corbicula fluminea data from the Carnegie Museum of Natural History Museum collections.
Publisher:Carnegie Museum of Natural History
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalCarnegie Museum of Natural History
Museum Cat NumberCMNH 98438
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected7


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/19/2019].

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