Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1407093
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateTN
CountyMarion
LocalityTennessee River, Burns Island, RM 420
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameGuntersville Lake
HUC8 Number06030001
HUC10 NameWidows Creek-Tennessee River
HUC10 Number0603000102
HUC12 NameJones Creek-Tennessee River
HUC12 Number060300010201
Map
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Collection Day23
Collection Month10
Collection Year1980
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:30046
Author:Dinkins, G.
Date:2017
Title:Corbicula fluminea records McClung Museum.
Publisher:University of Tennessee
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalMcClung Museum of Natural History and Culture
Museum Cat NumberUT 5489
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/31/2020].

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