Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1464658
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateAZ
CountyMaricopa
LocalityPeoria, along ditch E of town
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameAqua Fria
HUC8 Number15070102
HUC10 NameNew River
HUC10 Number1507010208
HUC12 NameCity of Peoria-New River
HUC12 Number150701020809
Map
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Collection Day15
Collection Month12
Collection Year1963
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:31536
Author:Shea, E.
Date:2018
Title:Corbicula data from the Delaware Museum of Natural History.
Record TypeSpecimen
Disposalpreserved dry
Museum Cat NumberDMNH 146513
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected17


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [2/21/2020].

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