Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1634241
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
CountryCanada
StateBC
LocalityShuswap Lake, British Columbia, Canada
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
Map
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Collection Day30
Collection Month8
Collection Year2019
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusunknown
Record TypeSpecimen
Disposalpreserved dry
Museum Cat NumberRBCM 020-00002-001
VerifierH. Gartner, RBC Museum, Victoria, BC, Canada
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collectedmany


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/2/2022].

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