Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID614788
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateFL
CountyJackson
LocalityChipola River at mouth of unnamed spring, @ 0.2 mi. N of Florida Caverns State Park.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameChipola
HUC8 Number03130012
HUC10 NameMerritts Millpond-Chipola River
HUC10 Number0313001203
HUC12 NameCarters Mill Branch
HUC12 Number031300120304
Map
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Collection Day26
Collection Month7
Collection Year2002
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Title:Corbicula fluminea records, 1983-2011 (unpublished data).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 live - returned; 1 dead
Record TypeLiterature
Museum Cat NumberUF 336467
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected3


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/22/2019].

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