Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID51414
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateMS
CountyRankin
Localitya reservoir (unnamed body of water)
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameMiddle Pearl-Strong
HUC8 Number03180002
Map
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Collection Day19
Collection Month10
Collection Year1979
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
Record TypeLiterature
DisposalMississippi Museum of Natural Science
Museum Cat NumberMMNS 323
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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