Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1635164
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateNM
CountyEddy
LocalityDelaware Creek at US 285, 14.4 miles south of Malaga
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameDelaware
HUC8 Number13070002
HUC10 NameLower Delaware River
HUC10 Number1307000203
HUC12 NameGyp Draw-Delaware River
HUC12 Number130700020309
Map
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Collection Day17
Collection Month5
Collection Year1988
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed | hitch hiker
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:34104
Author:Elder, L.
Date:2020
Title:Corbicula (Asian clam) data.
Publisher:University of Colorado Museum
Record TypeSpecimen
Disposalpreserved dry
Museum Cat NumberUCM 34353
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1 valve


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/27/2021].

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