Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1400131
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateMO
CountyBoone
LocalityPerche Creek ca 3.1 mi WSW of Hinton and 7.1 mi NW of Columbia (near 01030), upstream of gravel road crossing east of Route E, approximately 2.4 mi upstream of Slacks Branch confluence
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Missouri-Moreau
HUC8 Number10300102
HUC10 NamePerche Creek
HUC10 Number1030010207
HUC12 NameSlacks Branch-Perche Creek
HUC12 Number103001020707
Map
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Collection Day28
Collection Month5
Collection Year2002
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:29849
Author:McMurray, S.
Date:2017
Title:Corbicula fluminea in Missouri (unpublished data).
Publisher:Missouri Dept. of Conservation
CommentsL
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierMissouri Dept. of Conservation
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected8


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/19/2021].

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