Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1409429
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateMD
CountyWicomico
LocalityWicomico River, Salisbury, Riverside Boat Ramp, Public Boat Launch
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameTangier
HUC8 Number02080110
HUC10 NameWicomico River
HUC10 Number0208011003
HUC12 NameTonytank Creek-Wicomico River
HUC12 Number020801100303
Map
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Collection Day21
Collection Month3
Collection Year1990
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:30082
Author:Callomon, P.
Date:2017
Title:Corbicula fluminea data from the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University (Philadelphia).
Record TypeSpecimen
Disposalpreserved dry
Museum Cat NumberANSP 376379
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected2


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/20/2021].

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