Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID51101
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateKY
CountyGallatin
LocalityEagle Creek, Lost Branch, 1.9 km ENE of Sparta on SR 467
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Kentucky
HUC8 Number05100205
HUC10 NameLower Eagle Creek
HUC10 Number0510020514
HUC12 NameMoseby Branch-Eagle Creek
HUC12 Number051002051403
Map
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Collection Month8
Collection Year1980
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
CommentsReference says Eagle Creek, but map changed to Eagle River.
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalMarshall Univ.-WV
Museum Cat NumberMUMC 1726
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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