Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1407066
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common Namebasket clam
StatePA
CountyMontgomery
LocalitySchuylkill River, Limerick Power Station
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSchuylkill
HUC8 Number02040203
HUC10 NameLower Schuylkill River
HUC10 Number0204020310
HUC12 NameSprogles Run-Schuylkill River
HUC12 Number020402031002
Map
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Collection Day19
Collection Month10
Collection Year1994
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:30038
Author:Kelly, K.
Date:1997
Title:Asian clam, Corbicula fluminea, in eastern Pennsylvania rivers near power stations, 1992-1996 (unpublished data).
Publisher:Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Resources
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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