Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID154119
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateAL
CountyTallapoosa
LocalityHillabee Creek (Tallapoosa River Drainage) 6 mi NE Alexander City, Hwy 22
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMiddle Tallapoosa
HUC8 Number03150109
HUC10 NameHillabee Creek
HUC10 Number0315010904
HUC12 NameLower Hillabee Creek
HUC12 Number031501090406
Map
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Collection Day28
Collection Month2
Collection Year1988
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Title:Mollusk records from collections of the Illinois Natural History Museum (unpublished data).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 24552
VerifierK. S. Cummings
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected3
Specimen Impact3 Weathered, Dead.


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/11/2019].

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