Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1634400
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateIL
CountyVermilion
LocalityVermilion River, 2.8 mi WNW Tilton, west-most crossing of I-74, near Batestown
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameVermilion
HUC8 Number05120109
HUC10 NameVermilion River
HUC10 Number0512010909
HUC12 NameButter Branch-Vermilion River
HUC12 Number051201090901
Map
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Collection Day14
Collection Month7
Collection Year2017
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 87259
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected7
Number Preserved7


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