Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1464698
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateTN
CountyHamblen
LocalityNolichucky River, 0.2 mi above Hale bridge, 4 mi SE Warrensburg
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameNolichucky
HUC8 Number06010108
HUC10 NameLittle Chucky Creek-Nolichucky River
HUC10 Number0601010809
HUC12 NameOutlet Nolichucky River
HUC12 Number060101080906
Map
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Collection Day23
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 45404
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected82


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/30/2020].

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