Specimen Information

Pisidium supinum
Pisidium supinum
(humpbacked peaclam)
Mollusks-Bivalves
Exotic

Specimen ID272368
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusPisidium
Speciessupinum
Common Namehumpbacked peaclam
StateMN
CountySt. Louis
LocalityLake Superior, Duluth Harbor
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSt. Louis
HUC8 Number04010201
Map
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Collection Year2005
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:19520
Author:Trebitz, A.S., C.W. West, J.C. Hoffman, J.R. Kelly, G.S. Peterson, and I.A. Grigorovich
Date:2010
Title:Status of non-indigenous benthic invertebrates in the Duluth-Superior Harbor and the role of sampling methods in their detection.
Journal:Journal of Great Lakes Research
Volume:36
Issue:4
Pages:747-756
Commentsrestricted to the lower system, mostly in Superior Bay
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recorddrainage
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/24/2019].

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