Specimen Information

Sphaerium corneum
Sphaerium corneum
(European fingernail clam)
Mollusks-Bivalves
Exotic

Specimen ID242267
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusSphaerium
Speciescorneum
Common NameEuropean fingernail clam
LocalityLake Michigan
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameLake Michigan
HUC8 Number04060200
Map
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Collection Year1980
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayshipping solid ballast
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:16685
Author:Mackie, G.L., D.S. White, and T.W. Zdeba.
Date:1980
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
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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