Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1649568
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateHI
CountyHonolulu
LocalityWaikele Stream, Waikele, Oahu
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameOahu
HUC8 Number20060000
HUC10 NamePearl Harbor Oahu
HUC10 Number2006000004
HUC12 NameWaikele Stream
HUC12 Number200600000403
Map
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Collection Day18
Collection Month5
Collection Year1998
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed | released for food
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:34274
Author:Yeung, N.
Date:2020
Title:Corbicula fluminea (Asian clam) in Hawaii.
Publisher:Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum
Record TypeSpecimen
Disposalpreserved in alcohol
Museum Cat NumberBPBM 264940
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected5
Number Preserved5


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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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