Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1435833
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateAL
CountyClarke
LocalityAlabama River, at Choctaw Bluff
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Alabama
HUC8 Number03150204
HUC10 NameWallers Creek-Alabama River
HUC10 Number0315020406
HUC12 NameReady Creek
HUC12 Number031502040604
Map
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Collection Day23
Collection Month10
Collection Year1965
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 223753
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected19


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/18/2019].

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