Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1693774
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common Namebasket clam
StateIL
CountyJo Daviess
Locality4 mi ESE Hanover, Gamble Hill Rd. bridge
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameApple-Plum
HUC8 Number07060005
HUC10 NameRush Creek
HUC10 Number0706000507
HUC12 NameRush Creek
HUC12 Number070600050703
Map
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Collection Day15
Collection Month9
Collection Year2010
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:27378
Author:Cranberg, C., and R. Keller
Date:2020
Title:Illinois Database of Aquatic Non-native Species
Publisher:School of Environmental Sustainability, Loyola University Chicago
Reference 2
Ref. Number:24058
Author:Illinois Natural History Survey.
Date:2002
Title:Mollusk records from collections of the Illinois Natural History Museum (unpublished data).
Comments50% silt, 40% clay, 5% gravel, 5% sand; very silty; woody debris, detritus, muddy; u-shaped channel, scoured banks; sampled upstream of bridge
Record TypeSpecimen
Museum Cat Number39431
VerifierIllinois Natural History Survey
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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