Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1435825
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateGA
CountyJeff Davis
LocalityOcmulgee River, 1 mi. SSE of Lumber City, at US341/US23/SR27 bridge, both sides of the boat ramp, between the ramp and the bridge
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Ocmulgee
HUC8 Number03070104
HUC10 NameSturgeon Creek-Ocmulgee River
HUC10 Number0307010408
HUC12 NameOpossum Creek-Ocmulgee River
HUC12 Number030701040806
Map
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Collection Day14
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 352140
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected6


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/16/2019].

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