Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1658364
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StatePA
CountyCumberland
LocalityYellow Breeches Creek and Boiling Springs
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Susquehanna-Swatara
HUC8 Number02050305
HUC10 NameYellow Breeches Creek
HUC10 Number0205030505
HUC12 NameMiddle Yellow Breeches Creek
HUC12 Number020503050504
Map
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Collection Day3
Collection Month8
Collection Year2021
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed | hitch hiker gut passage
Statusunknown
Record TypeNAS sighting report
VerifierWesley Daniel (USGS)
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/26/2022].

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