Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1418730
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateNH
CountyRockingham
LocalityCanobie Lake, at public access boat launch at Hayes Hart Road
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMerrimack River
HUC8 Number01070006
HUC10 NameSpicket River
HUC10 Number0107000611
HUC12 NameSpicket River
HUC12 Number010700061102
Map
+
Collection Day17
Collection Month8
Collection Year2017
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:34349
Author:Richardson, T.D., and J.F. Selby.
Date:2020
Title:The nonindigenous Asian clam, Corbicula fluminea, in New Hampshire.
Journal:Northeastern Naturalist
Volume:27
Issue:2
Pages:272-280
CommentsAsian clams were abundant 20 plus specimens easily found in less than 15 minutes using hip and chest waders
Record TypeNAS sighting report
VerifierT. Richardson, U. of North Alabama
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
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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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