Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID155026
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateNY
CountySuffolk
LocalityNissequogue River, Route 25, Caleb State Park, above USGS gage, Smithtown
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameNorthern Long Island
HUC8 Number02030201
HUC10 NameNissequogue River-Smithtown Bay
HUC10 Number0203020103
HUC12 NameNissequogue River
HUC12 Number020302010302
Map
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Collection Day22
Collection Month9
Collection Year1998
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
CommentsWater quality in 1998 = non-impacted
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected10


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/16/2019].

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