Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1435867
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateIL
CountyVermilion
LocalityVermillion River, North Fork, 1/4 mi S of IL Route 119
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameVermilion
HUC8 Number05120109
HUC10 NameNorth Fork Vermilion River
HUC10 Number0512010908
HUC12 NamePainter Creek-North Fork Vermilion River
HUC12 Number051201090805
Map
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Collection Day12
Collection Month11
Collection Year1989
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 282595
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected99


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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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