Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1435779
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateGA
CountyTattnall
LocalityOhoopee River, at first bridge Rt.178 [GA Hwy 56]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameOhoopee
HUC8 Number03070107
HUC10 NameLower Ohoopee River
HUC10 Number0307010705
HUC12 NameWatson Creek-Ohoopee River
HUC12 Number030701070502
Map
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Collection Day1
Collection Month9
Collection Year1979
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:30951
Author:Benson, A.J.
Date:2017
Title:Corbicula records from the Field Museum of Natural History in Chicago.
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalField Museum of Natural History
Museum Cat NumberFMNH 352308
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected4


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/5/2020].

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