Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID50665
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateAR
CountyPrairie
LocalityWhite River, pond, 30.5 m from river, 1.6 km NE of De Valls Bluff
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower White-Bayou Des Arc
HUC8 Number08020301
HUC10 NameRaft Creek-White River
HUC10 Number0802030105
HUC12 NameMiller Creek-White River
HUC12 Number080203010506
Map
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Collection Day16
Collection Month8
Collection Year1977
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
Reference 2
Ref. Number:30132
Author:National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution
Date:2017
Title:Corbicula fluminea data from the National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution,
CommentsVouchered as C. manilensis. Reference erroneously says Red River.
Record TypeSpecimen
Disposalpreserved dry
Museum Cat NumberUSNM 758858
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Preserved1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/3/2020].

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