Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1714032
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common Namebasket clam
StateMI
CountyOakland
LocalityLakeshore Park, Novi, shore by bridge
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameDetroit
HUC8 Number04090004
HUC10 NameMiddle River Rouge
HUC10 Number0409000402
HUC12 NameNewburgh Lake-Middle River Rouge
HUC12 Number040900040203
Map
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Collection Day20
Collection Month8
Collection Year2023
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Commentsphoto included >35 obviously dead shells and >30 which MAY be alive (shells still closed)
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierRochelle Sturtevant
Photo
Corbicula fluminea


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/14/2024].

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