Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1435792
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateKY
CountyButler
LocalityGreen River, Morgantown, at SR79 [also US 231] bridge, by boat ramp
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMiddle Green
HUC8 Number05110003
HUC10 NameIndian Camp Creek-Green River
HUC10 Number0511000303
HUC12 NameRenfrow Creek-Green River
HUC12 Number051100030304
Map
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Collection Day7
Collection Month8
Collection Year1977
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 350992
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected7


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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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