Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID51338
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateMS
CountyWashington
LocalityLake Washington, near Glen Allan
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameDeer-Steele
HUC8 Number08030209
HUC10 NameWashington Bayou-Steele Bayou
HUC10 Number0803020903
HUC12 NameNorth Lake Washington
HUC12 Number080302090302
Map
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Collection Day19
Collection Month5
Collection Year1973
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
Reference 2
Ref. Number:12203
Author:Hartfield, P.D., and C.M. Cooper
Date:1983
Title:Distribution of Corbicula fluminea the Asiatic clam, in Mississippi.
Journal:The Nautilus
Volume:97
Issue:2
Pages:66-69
Record TypeLiterature
DisposalMississippi Museum of Natural Science
Museum Cat NumberMMNS 7570
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/8/2019].

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