Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1464691
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateFL
CountyGlades
LocalityIndian Prairie Canal, FL state Rt 78
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameWestern Okeechobee Inflow
HUC8 Number03090103
HUC10 NameIndian Prairie Canal
HUC10 Number0309010304
HUC12 NameSouth Indian Prairie Canal
HUC12 Number030901030404
Map
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Collection Day21
Collection Month7
Collection Year1971
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 47308
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected8


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