Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID51758
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateTN
CountyClaiborne
LocalityClinch River, junction with US 25E near Raven Hill, about 12 km SE of Tazewell
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Clinch
HUC8 Number06010205
HUC10 NameIndian Creek-Clinch River
HUC10 Number0601020510
HUC12 NameBig Creek-Clinch River
HUC12 Number060102051003
Map
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Collection Day10
Collection Month8
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
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalPhila. Acad. Nat. Sci.
Museum Cat NumberANSP 335724
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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