Specimen Information

Sphaerium corneum
Sphaerium corneum
(European fingernail clam)

Specimen ID242267
Common NameEuropean fingernail clam
LocalityLake Michigan
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
Centroid Type 
HUC8 NameLake Michigan
HUC8 Number04190000
Collection Year1980
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayshipping solid ballast
Reference 1
Ref. Number:16685
Author:Mackie, G.L., D.S. White, and T.W. Zdeba.
Title:A guide to freshwater mollusks of the Laurentian Great Lakes with special emphasis on the genus Pisidium.
Publisher:Environmental Research Laboratory, Office of Research and Development, U S Environmental Protection Agency, Duluth, Minnesota 55804 .
Pages:144 pp
Commentslisted as common in localized populations
Record TypeLiterature


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