Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID253629
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateCO
CountyKiowa
LocalityNeeskah Reservoir [lower of the two]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Arkansas-John Martin Reservoir
HUC8 Number11020009
HUC10 NameNeenoshe Reservoir-Arkansas River
HUC10 Number1102000914
HUC12 NameNeenoshe Reservoir
HUC12 Number110200091402
Map
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Collection Month7
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
CommentsAlso found 30 valves.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Size13.8 - 32.5 mm


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