Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID51542
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common Namebasket clam
StateMO
CountyCape Girardeau
LocalityUpper Whitewater Creek, Bollinger Mill
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameWhitewater
HUC8 Number07140107
HUC10 NameWhitewater River
HUC10 Number0714010705
HUC12 NameDillard Creek-Whitewater River
HUC12 Number071401070510
Map
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Collection Month10
Collection Year1975
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
CommentsLocation name changed from Whitewater River.
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalMO Dept. Conserv.
Museum Cat NumberMDC 7601
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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