Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1409469
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateTN
CountyFranklin
LocalityElk River, 2 miles above Tims Ford Dam
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Elk
HUC8 Number06030003
HUC10 NameTims Ford Lake-Elk River
HUC10 Number0603000304
HUC12 NameTims Ford Reservoir-Elk River
HUC12 Number060300030407
Map
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Collection Day12
Collection Month7
Collection Year1970
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 386006
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected6


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/15/2019].

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