Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1634277
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateIL
CountyChampaign
LocalitySaline Branch Drainage Ditch, 1.5 mi N Urbana, Co. Rd. 2000N bridge
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameVermilion
HUC8 Number05120109
HUC10 NameSaline Branch Drainage Ditch
HUC10 Number0512010902
HUC12 NameCrystal Lake-Saline Branch Drainage Ditch
HUC12 Number051201090202
Map
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Collection Day10
Collection Month7
Collection Year2007
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 85464
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected2
Number Preserved2


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