Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID154447
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateFL
CountyDeSoto
LocalityPeace River in Arcadia, just upstream from boat ramp at Route 70 bridge
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NamePeace
HUC8 Number03100101
Map
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Collection Day30
Collection Month4
Collection Year2002
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
CommentsSpecimens were collected as part ofUSGS's National Water Quality Assessment Program.
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalUSGS - Gainesville, FL
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected~20
Year Classadult


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/17/2021].

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