Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID614699
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateAL
CountyCherokee
LocalityCoosa River, @ 8.3 mi. downstream of Weiss Dam.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Coosa
HUC8 Number03150105
HUC10 NameLower Terrapin Creek-Weiss Lake
HUC10 Number0315010510
HUC12 NameWeiss Lake-Coosa River
HUC12 Number031501051003
Map
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Collection Day7
Collection Month8
Collection Year2000
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:26561
Author:Williams, J.D.
Date:2011
Title:Corbicula fluminea records, 1983-2011 (unpublished data).
Comments2-Jan
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected2


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/17/2019].

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