Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1403860
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateSC
CountyUnion
LocalityPadgetts Creek, near road SC 176
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameTyger
HUC8 Number03050107
HUC10 NameTyger River
HUC10 Number0305010705
HUC12 NameLower Tyger River
HUC12 Number030501070507
Map
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Collection Day23
Collection Month4
Collection Year2008
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:29924
Author:Alderman, J.
Date:2016
Title:Corbicula fluminea locations in Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Georgia (1991-2013).
Record TypeLiterature
Verifierj. Alderman
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/6/2020].

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