Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1398259
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateUT
CountyBox Elder
Localityunnamed small stream, 1.0 mi. S of southern exit to Brigham City along I-15
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Bear-Malad
HUC8 Number16010204
HUC10 NameBear River-Frontal Great Salt Lake
HUC10 Number1601020405
HUC12 NameBox Elder Creek-Black Slough
HUC12 Number160102040504
Map
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Collection Day18
Collection Month4
Collection Year2000
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:29813
Author:University of Michigan Museum of Zoology.
Date:2017
Title:Corbicula species specimen data (1953-2015).
CommentsCollector or UMMZ identified this specimen as a Corbicula sp. For simplicity, all Corbicula species are added under C. fluminea.
Record TypeSpecimen
Disposalpreserved dry
Museum Cat NumberUMMZ 300132
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected20


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/23/2021].

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