Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID154409
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateMD
CountyCecil
LocalityOctoraro Creek (Susquehanna River basin, Subbasin Lower Susquehanna River, Site OCTO 1.0)
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Susquehanna
HUC8 Number02050306
HUC10 NameOctoraro Creek
HUC10 Number0205030615
HUC12 NameBasin Run-Octoraro Creek
HUC12 Number020503061503
Map
+
Collection Year1999
Year AccuracyEstimated
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:15935
Author:Hoffman, Jennifer.
Date:2002
Title:Corbicula sp. in the Susquehanna River Basin, Pennsylvania and New York.
Publisher:Susquehanna River Basin Commission.
CommentsRecord from Jen Hoffman, Aquatic Ecologist, SRBC.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


Disclaimer:

The data represented on this site vary in accuracy, scale, completeness, extent of coverage and origin. It is the user's responsibility to use these data consistent with their intended purpose and within stated limitations. We highly recommend reviewing metadata files prior to interpreting these data.

Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/14/2019].

Contact us if you are using data from this site for a publication to make sure the data are being used appropriately and for potential co-authorship if warranted. For queries involving fish, please contact Matthew Neilson. For queries involving invertebrates, contact Amy Benson.