Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1634271
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateIL
CountyWilliamson
LocalitySugar Creek, Tyler Bridge Rd.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSaline
HUC8 Number05140204
HUC10 NameSugar Creek-South Fork Saline River
HUC10 Number0514020401
HUC12 NameMaple Branch-Sugar Creek
HUC12 Number051402040104
Map
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Collection Day11
Collection Month9
Collection Year2012
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed | released for food
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:34064
Author:Illinois Natural History Survey.
Date:2020
Title:Corbicula species records.
Publisher:Illinois Natural History Survey
Record TypeSpecimen
Disposalpreserved
Museum Cat NumberINHS 85067
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected10
Number Preserved10


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