Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID51625
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateOH
CountyClermont
LocalityOhio River, New Richmond
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameOhio Brush-Whiteoak
HUC8 Number05090201
Map
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Collection Month8
Collection Year1963
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:12054
Author:Pojeta, J., Jr.
Date:1964
Title:Note on the extension of the known range of the Asiatic clam Corbicula fluminea (Muller) in the Ohio River.
Journal:The Ohio Journal of Science
Volume:64
Issue:6
Pages:428-429
Reference 2
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
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected4 live


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