Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1435899
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateMO
CountyWayne
LocalityBlack River, approx. 3 mi. WNW of Williamsville, Sec.23, T27N, R4E, about 1 mi. N of SR49 bridge, at Markham Spring Recreation Area
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Black
HUC8 Number11010007
HUC10 NameIndian Creek-Black River
HUC10 Number1101000707
HUC12 NameWilliams Creek-Black River
HUC12 Number110100070701
Map
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Collection Day7
Collection Month9
Collection Year1970
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 352146
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected35


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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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