Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID153913
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateWV
CountyMason
LocalityOhio River
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameUpper Ohio-Shade
HUC8 Number05030202
Map
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Collection Day28
Collection Month9
Collection Year1983
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
CommentsThe 1 specimen collected was: Weathered, Single Valve.
Record TypeSpecimen
Disposalpreserved dry
Museum Cat NumberOSUM 394
VerifierDavid H. Stansbery
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [2/22/2020].

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