Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID253625
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateCO
CountyPueblo
LocalityArkansas River, at Pueblo Reservoir, Lake Pueblo State Park
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Arkansas
HUC8 Number11020002
HUC10 NameDry Creek-Arkansas River
HUC10 Number1102000209
HUC12 NameSalt Creek-Arkansas River
HUC12 Number110200020905
Map
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Collection Month8
Collection Year1996
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:23949
Author:Cordeiro, J.R., and S. MacWilliams
Date:1999
Title:Occurrence of the Asian clam, Corbicula fluminea (Muller, 1774) (Bivalvia; Sphaeriacea; Corbiculidae) in Colorado
Journal:The Veliger
Volume:42
Pages:278-280
Reference 2
Ref. Number:17414
Author:Cordeiro, J.R., A.P. Olivero, and J. Sovell
Date:2007
Title:Corbicula fluminea (Bivalvia: Sphaeriacea: Corbiculidae) in Colorado.
Journal:The Southwestern Naturalist
Volume:52
Issue:3
Pages:424-430
CommentsMany sizes classes present.
Record TypeLiterature
Museum Cat NumberAMNH 295779
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collectedmany
Sizeup to 27 mm


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