Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1464667
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateFL
CountyHardee
LocalityZolfo Springs, along E bank Peace River
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NamePeace
HUC8 Number03100101
HUC10 NameTroublesome Creek-Peace River
HUC10 Number0310010107
HUC12 NameTroublesome Creek
HUC12 Number031001010701
Map
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Collection Day23
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.
Record TypeSpecimen
Disposalpreserved in ethanol
Museum Cat NumberDMNH 202188
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected548


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/25/2021].

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