Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID51997
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateTX
CountyTarrant
LocalityClear Fork of Trinity River, at Lake Benbrook 5 mi S of Benbrook
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower West Fork Trinity
HUC8 Number12030102
HUC10 NameLower Clear Fork Trinity River
HUC10 Number1203010203
HUC12 NameDutch Branch-Benbrook Lake
HUC12 Number120301020305
Map
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Collection Day19
Collection Month8
Collection Year1978
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:20967
Author:The University of Oklahoma.
Date:2011
Title:Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History - Ichthyology Collection Database.
Publisher:The University of Oklahoma
Reference 3
Ref. Number:30684
Author:Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History
Date:2017
Title:Corbicula fluminea records in Oklahoma and Texas.
Publisher:Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History
Record TypeLiterature
DisposalOklahoma Museum of Natural History
Museum Cat NumberOMNH 15055
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Preserved4


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