Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1634284
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateIL
CountyCook
LocalityLittle Calumet River, 2.3 mi S Calumet City, end of 172 St.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameChicago
HUC8 Number07120003
HUC10 NamePlum Creek-Little Calumet River
HUC10 Number0712000303
HUC12 NameTown of Black Oak-Little Calumet River
HUC12 Number071200030306
Map
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Collection Day20
Collection Month7
Collection Year2016
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 85613
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected18
Number Preserved18


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