Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1435869
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateAL
CountyBarbour
LocalityChattahoochee River, at Lake Eufala, approx. 5 mi. SE of Eufala, approx. 2 mi. N of Terese, Cheneyhatchee Creek Park Boat Landing and Rec. Area, US431
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMiddle Chattahoochee-Walter F
HUC8 Number03130003
HUC10 NameBarbour Creek-Chattahoochee River
HUC10 Number0313000313
HUC12 NameCheneyhatchee Creek-Chattahoochee River
HUC12 Number031300031310
Map
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Collection Day29
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 352133
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected5


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/15/2019].

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