Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID153903
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateWV
CountyPutnam
LocalityKanawha River
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLower Kanawha
HUC8 Number05050008
Map
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Collection Day18
Collection Month9
Collection Year1986
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
CommentsThe 2 specimens collected were both: Weathered, Single Valve specimens.
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalOhio State Univ. Museum of Biological Diversity
Museum Cat NumberOSUM 55970
VerifierDavid H. Stansbery
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected2
Number Preserved0


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