Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID50739
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateCA
CountyMerced
LocalityMerced River
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Merced
HUC8 Number18040008
HUC10 NameIngalsbe Slough-Merced River
HUC10 Number1804000808
HUC12 NameJones Drain-Merced River
HUC12 Number180400080803
Map
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Collection Day7
Collection Month6
Collection Year1979
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
DisposalKansas St. Biol. Surv
Museum Cat NumberSBSK 1777
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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