Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1400295
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateMO
CountyBollinger
LocalityCastor River ~1.4 river miles downstream of Hwy 51, along Co. Rd. 616,~1.3 miles ESE of Zalma.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameWhitewater
HUC8 Number07140107
HUC10 NameCastor River-Castor River Diversion Channel
HUC10 Number0714010704
HUC12 NameCastor River-Castor River Diversion Channel
HUC12 Number071401070403
Map
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Collection Day19
Collection Month6
Collection Year2014
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:29849
Author:McMurray, S.
Date:2017
Title:Corbicula fluminea in Missouri
Publisher:Missouri Dept. of Conservation
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierMissouri Dept. of Conservation
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected10


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/18/2019].

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