Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1545112
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateNM
CountySocorro
LocalitySocorro Main irrigation canal, just behind first concrete check structure, downstream of San Acacia Diversion Dam
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameRio Grande-Albuquerque
HUC8 Number13020203
HUC10 NameArroyo de La Parida-Rio Grande
HUC10 Number1302020309
HUC12 NameArroyo Alamillo-Rio Grande
HUC12 Number130202030903
Map
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Collection Day2
Collection Month11
Collection Year2001
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased for food | dispersed
Statusestablished
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/14/2019].

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