Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1435831
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateAR
CountySharp
LocalitySpring River, 0.2 mi. S of Williford, Sec.36, T19N, R4W, below old rickety bridge, north bank
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSpring
HUC8 Number11010010
HUC10 NameOutlet Spring River
HUC10 Number1101001005
HUC12 NameRock Creek-Spring River
HUC12 Number110100100504
Map
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Collection Day27
Collection Month6
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 352110
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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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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