Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1634415
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateIL
CountyMcLean
LocalityMoney Creek, 7.2 mi NNW Merna, Co. Rd. 2200N
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMackinaw
HUC8 Number07130004
HUC10 NameMoney Creek
HUC10 Number0713000402
HUC12 NameBlue Mound-Money Creek
HUC12 Number071300040201
Map
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Collection Day28
Collection Month9
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 87429
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected7
Number Preserved7


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/26/2021].

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