Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1435784
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateMS
CountyLauderdale
LocalityLake Okatibbee, West Bank Area, above dam
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameChunky-Okatibbee
HUC8 Number03170001
HUC10 NameChickasawhay Creek-Okatibbee Creek
HUC10 Number0317000104
HUC12 NameBales Creek-Okatibbee Creek
HUC12 Number031700010403
Map
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Collection Day21
Collection Month10
Collection Year1978
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 198565
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected10


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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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