Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID614846
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateFL
CountyGlades
LocalityCaloosahatchee River at Ortona Lock boat ramp below the spillway.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameCaloosahatchee
HUC8 Number03090205
HUC10 NameUpper Caloosahatchee River
HUC10 Number0309020503
HUC12 NameLower Cypress Branch
HUC12 Number030902050301
Map
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Collection Day4
Collection Month6
Collection Year2008
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:26561
Author:Williams, J.D.
Date:2011
Title:Corbicula fluminea records, 1983-2011 (unpublished data).
Comments5 dead
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected5


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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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