Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID50844
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateFL
CountyGadsden
LocalityApalachicola River, US 90 bridge 0.8 km W of Chattahoochee below Jim Woodruff Dam
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameApalachicola
HUC8 Number03130011
HUC10 NameApalachicola River-Spring Branch
HUC10 Number0313001102
HUC12 NameHam Pond
HUC12 Number031300110201
Map
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Collection Day20
Collection Month5
Collection Year1963
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:12050
Author:Heard, W.H.
Date:1964
Title:Corbicula fluminea in Florida.
Journal:The Nautilus
Volume:77
Issue:3
Pages:105-107
Reference 2
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 TypeLiterature
DisposalIllinois State Museum
Museum Cat NumberISM-U
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/25/2020].

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