Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1467888
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateCT
CountyLitchfield
LocalityHousatonic River, [near New Milford]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameHousatonic
HUC8 Number01100005
HUC10 NameCandlewood Lake-Housatonic River
HUC10 Number0110000506
HUC12 NameGreat Brook-Housatonic River
HUC12 Number011000050604
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NAS ARM

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Collection Day16
Collection Month7
Collection Year2018
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusunknown
Record TypeNAS sighting report
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected2 valves
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/6/2022].

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