Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID282659
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateID
CountyCanyon
LocalityAlkali Drain in the Roswell Marsh management area [W of jct of French Rd and Pet Ln, SW of Parma]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMiddle Snake-Succor
HUC8 Number17050103
HUC10 NameNorth Alkali Creek-Snake River
HUC10 Number1705010311
HUC12 NameSouth Boise Drain-Snake River
HUC12 Number170501031103
Map
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Collection Day17
Collection Month3
Collection Year2012
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
CommentsThe mussels were found mixed into the dredge spoil from a recent canal cleanout.
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/11/2019].

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