Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID154090
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateMO
CountyLaclede
LocalityGasconade River (Missouri River Drainage) 3.5 mi NE Competition Hwy. AD bridge
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Gasconade
HUC8 Number10290201
HUC10 NameBeaver Creek-Gasconade River
HUC10 Number1029020104
HUC12 NameNorris Creek-Gasconade River
HUC12 Number102902010406
Map
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Collection Day29
Collection Month6
Collection Year1996
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:24058
Author:Illinois Natural History Survey.
Date:2002
Title:Mollusk records from collections of the Illinois Natural History Museum (unpublished data).
Record TypeLiterature
DisposalIllinois Natural History Survey
Museum Cat NumberINHS 24111
VerifierK. S. Cummings
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected9
Specimen Impact9 Live, 9 Soft Parts.


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/16/2019].

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