Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID51803
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateTN
CountyFranklin
LocalityElk River, 16 km W of Winchester, SR 50
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Elk
HUC8 Number06030003
HUC10 NameNorris Creek-Elk River
HUC10 Number0603000307
HUC12 NameCofffee Creek-Elk River
HUC12 Number060300030703
Map
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Collection Day2
Collection Month10
Collection Year1969
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
DisposalFlorida Museum of Natural History
Museum Cat NumberUF 247527
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/15/2019].

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