Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1322277
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateGA
CountyChattooga
LocalityIchawaynochaway Creek on Ga Rt. 200, 9.5 Air Mi. WSW of Newton.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Coosa
HUC8 Number03150105
HUC10 NameChattooga River
HUC10 Number0315010506
HUC12 NameTown Branch-Chattooga River
HUC12 Number031501050602
Map
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Collection Day28
Collection Month5
Collection Year1992
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 Number368089
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected3


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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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