Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1435804
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateIN
CountyTippecanoe
LocalityWildcat Creek, 2 mi stretch E from Carroll/Tippecanoe County line
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameWildcat
HUC8 Number05120107
HUC10 NameWildcat Creek
HUC10 Number0512010704
HUC12 NameDry Run-Wildcat Creek
HUC12 Number051201070409
Map
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Collection Day24
Collection Month10
Collection Year1993
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 282150
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected3


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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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