Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID51359
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateMS
CountyGeorge
LocalityPascagoula River, about 3.2 km E of Benndale
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameBlack
HUC8 Number03170007
HUC10 NameHickory Creek-Big Black Creek
HUC10 Number0317000705
HUC12 NameLong Branch-Black Creek
HUC12 Number031700070505
Map
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Collection Year1968
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:26928
Author:Grantham. B.J.
Date:1969
Title:The freshwaler pelecypod fauna of Mississippi.
Publisher:University of Southern Mississippi
Pages:243 pp.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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