Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1635356
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateAL
CountyLowndes
LocalityUnnamed Creek on Dallas-lowndes Co. Line, near Benton Alabama River Drainage
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Alabama
HUC8 Number03150201
HUC10 NameSoapstone Creek
HUC10 Number0315020112
HUC12 NameOld Town Creek
HUC12 Number031502011201
Map
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Collection Day12
Collection Month4
Collection Year1978
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:34186
Author:Florida Museum of Natural History
Date:2020
Title:Corbicula fluminea recently accessed collections Florida Museum.
Record TypeSpecimen
Disposalpreserved dry
Museum Cat NumberUF 027216
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/28/2021].

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