Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID51020
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateIL
CountyMassac
LocalityOhio River, Ft. Massac near Metropolis
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLower Ohio
HUC8 Number05140206
Map
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Collection Day21
Collection Month7
Collection Year1962
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:12206
Author:Parmalee, P.W.
Date:1965
Title:The Asiatic clam (Corbicula) in Illinois.
Journal:Transactions of the Illinois Academy of Science
Volume:58
Issue:1
Pages:39-45
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 TypeSpecimen
DisposalChicago Mus.
Museum Cat NumberFMNH 147401
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/27/2020].

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