Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1435855
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateAR
CountyRandolph
LocalityBlack River, at Pocahontas, Old Davidsonville State Park
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Black
HUC8 Number11010009
HUC10 NameBig Running Water Creek-Black River
HUC10 Number1101000902
HUC12 NameBay Creek-Black River
HUC12 Number110100090204
Map
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Collection Day29
Collection Month7
Collection Year1980
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 352123
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected7


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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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