Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1464686
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateCA
CountyStanislaus
LocalityDelta-Mendota Canal, 43 mi from Tracy Pumping Station
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower San Joaquin River
HUC8 Number18040002
HUC10 NameCrow Creek-San Joaquin River
HUC10 Number1804000202
HUC12 NamePear Slough-San Joaquin River
HUC12 Number180400020205
Map
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Collection Day31
Collection Month10
Collection Year1974
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.
Reference 2
Ref. Number:1355
Author:Counts III, C.L.
Date:1991
Title:Corbicula (Bivalvia: Corbiculidae) Part 1. Catalog of fossil and recent nominal species. Part 2. Compendium of zoogeographic records of North America and Hawaii, 1924-1984.
Journal:Tryonia
Volume:21
Pages:1-134
Record TypeSpecimen
Disposalpreserved dry
Museum Cat NumberDMNH 98350
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected26


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/23/2020].

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