Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID289965
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateMA
CountyHampden
LocalityFivemile Pond, Springfield
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameChicopee
HUC8 Number01080204
HUC10 NameChicopee River
HUC10 Number0108020404
HUC12 NameOutlet Chicopee River
HUC12 Number010802040402
Map
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Collection Day20
Collection Month7
Collection Year2012
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusunknown
CommentsShells only on shore and in the water.
Record TypeNAS sighting report
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/21/2021].

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