Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1464662
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateFL
CountyOkeechobee
LocalityKissimmee River, E side, at Rte 98
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameKissimmee
HUC8 Number03090101
HUC10 NameChandler Slough-Kissimmee River
HUC10 Number0309010120
HUC12 NameLower Chandler Slough
HUC12 Number030901012003
Map
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Collection Day22
Collection Month3
Collection Year1980
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.
CommentsEmpty shells collected where road crosses river.
Record TypeSpecimen
Disposalpreserved dry
Museum Cat NumberDMNH 180824
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected22


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