Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1418457
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateNH
CountyMerrimack
LocalityMerrimack River, west shore, approximately 2000 feet upstream of mouth of cooling water canal
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMerrimack River
HUC8 Number01070006
HUC10 NameBow Bog Brook-Merrimack River
HUC10 Number0107000603
HUC12 NameBow Bog Brook-Merrimack River
HUC12 Number010700060302
Map
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Collection Day12
Collection Month7
Collection Year2017
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Record TypeNAS sighting report
VerifierT. Richardson, U. of North Alabama
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collectednot stated


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/22/2021].

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