Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID52018
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateTX
CountyDenton
LocalityDenton Creek, Lake Grapevine [just N of Ft. Worth]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameDenton
HUC8 Number12030104
HUC10 NameLower Denton Creek
HUC10 Number1203010403
HUC12 NameDove Creek-Grapevine Lake
HUC12 Number120301040306
Map
+
Collection Day1
Collection Month8
Collection Year1973
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:24000
Author:Britton, J.C., and C.E. Murphy
Date:1977
Title:New records and ecological notes for Corbicula manilensis in Texas.
Journal:The Nautilus
Volume:91
Issue:1
Pages:20-23
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 TypeSpecimen
DisposalTexas Christian Univ.
Museum Cat NumberTCU 418
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


Disclaimer:

The data represented on this site vary in accuracy, scale, completeness, extent of coverage and origin. It is the user's responsibility to use these data consistent with their intended purpose and within stated limitations. We highly recommend reviewing metadata files prior to interpreting these data.

Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/21/2019].

Contact us if you are using data from this site for a publication to make sure the data are being used appropriately and for potential co-authorship if warranted. For queries involving fish, please contact Matthew Neilson. For queries involving invertebrates, contact Amy Benson.