Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1322161
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateFL
CountyLevy
LocalityWaccasassa River on US Hwy 98 @ 4 mi. SSE of Otter Creek.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameWaccasassa
HUC8 Number03110101
HUC10 NameMiddle Wacasassa River
HUC10 Number0311010103
HUC12 NameMule Creek-Wacasassa River
HUC12 Number031101010304
Map
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Collection Day6
Collection Month2
Collection Year2008
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
DisposalFlorida Museum of Natural History
Museum Cat Number477558
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/14/2019].

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