Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID264036
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusSphaerium
Speciescorneum
Common NameEuropean fingernail clam
StateNY
CountyWarren
LocalityLake George, at Hague public boat ramp
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLake Champlain
HUC8 Number04150408
HUC10 NameLake George-La Chute
HUC10 Number0415040802
HUC12 NameOutlet Lake George
HUC12 Number041504080205
Map
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Collection Month10
Collection Year2008
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
CommentsThis is the second sighting we have had of S. corneum in Lake George.
Record TypeNAS sighting report
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/8/2021].

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