Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID50464
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateAL
CountyClarke
LocalityAlabama River at Choctaw Bluff
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Alabama
HUC8 Number03150204
HUC10 NameWallers Creek-Alabama River
HUC10 Number0315020406
HUC12 NameReady Creek
HUC12 Number031502040604
Map
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Collection Day23
Collection Month10
Collection Year1965
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:1355
Author:Counts III, C.L.
Date:1991
Title:Corbicula (Bivalvia: Corbiculidae) Part 1. Catalog of fossil and recent nominal species. Part 2. Compendium of zoogeographic records of North America and Hawaii, 1924-1984.
Journal:Tryonia
Volume:21
Pages:1-134
Record TypeSpecimen
Disposalpreserved dry
Museum Cat NumberUSNM 670465; MCZ 228463
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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