Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID155830
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateNJ
CountyCamden
LocalitySouth Branch Pennsauken Creek, Park Ave Br# 2d-8 (DEL Basin, Upper Delaware River Basin, above tide line) Station ANO185
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Delaware
HUC8 Number02040202
HUC10 NameCooper River-Delaware River
HUC10 Number0204020204
HUC12 NamePennsauken Creek
HUC12 Number020402020401
Map
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Collection Day17
Collection Month3
Collection Year1998
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:24059
Author:Poretti, Victor.
Date:2002
Title:Corbicula fluminea, Asian clam, surveys in New Jersey, 1984-2000 (unpublished data).
Publisher:New Jersey Dept. of Env. Protection
Reference 2
Ref. Number:24049
Author:Poretti, Victor.
Date:2008
Title:Corbicula fluminea, Asian clam, surveys in New Jersey, 1971-2002 (unpublished data).
Publisher:New Jersey Dept. of Env. Protection
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected3


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/24/2021].

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