Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID51905
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateTN
CountyGiles
LocalityShoal Creek, 0.4 km S of junction of east and west forks, 22.4 km SSW of Pulaski
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Elk
HUC8 Number06030004
HUC10 NameAnderson Creek-Elk River
HUC10 Number0603000404
HUC12 NameShoal Creek
HUC12 Number060300040401
Map
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Collection Day1
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
Reference 2
Ref. Number:30132
Author:National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution
Date:2017
Title:Corbicula fluminea data from the National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution,
CommentsVouchered as C. leana.
Record TypeSpecimen
Disposalpreserved dry and alcohol
Museum Cat NumberUSNM 795599
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Preserved3


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/28/2021].

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