Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1650240
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateCT
CountyHartford
LocalityConnecticut, Hartford County, Hartford, south side of town, 0.5 km east of West Hartford town line, Elmwood section, Newfield Street overpass, south branch, Park River
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameOutlet Connecticut River
HUC8 Number01080205
HUC10 NamePark River
HUC10 Number0108020503
HUC12 NamePiper Brook-Park River
HUC12 Number010802050303
Map
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Collection Day27
Collection Month7
Collection Year2002
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:34396
Author:Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF).
Date:2020
Title:Corbicula species records download (10 June 2020).
Publisher:GBIF Secretariat
Record TypeSpecimen
Museum Cat NumberMCZ 375322
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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