Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID50687
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateCA
CountyImperial
LocalityAll American Canal, Imperial Valley
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameSalton Sea
HUC8 Number18100204
Map
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Collection Year1953
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for food
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:26915
Author:Fitch, J.E.
Date:1953
Title:Letter from John E. Fitch to Dr. J. Q. Burch, 10 August, 1953.
Journal:Minutes of the Conchological Club of Southem Califomia
Publisher:Minutes of the Conchological Club of Southem Califomia
Volume:130
Pages:9-10
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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