Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1435922
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateTX
CountyStarr
LocalityRio Grande River, 0.5 mi. below Falcon dam
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLos Olmos
HUC8 Number13090001
HUC10 NameArroyo Grande-Rio Grande
HUC10 Number1309000111
HUC12 NameArroyo Morteros-Rio Grande
HUC12 Number130900011102
Map
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Collection Month7
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 352144
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected2


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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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