Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1435814
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateGA
CountyPulaski
LocalityBig Tuscawhatchee Creek [Big Creek], 3.5 mi. SWxSSW of Hawkinsville, at SR27 bridge, below bridge as far as up to a big cypress tree in the water edge on the west bank
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Ocmulgee
HUC8 Number03070104
HUC10 NameBig Creek
HUC10 Number0307010404
HUC12 NameLower Big Creek
HUC12 Number030701040405
Map
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Collection Day13
Collection Month7
Collection Year1986
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 352143
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected3


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/21/2019].

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