Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID614867
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateSC
CountyRichland
LocalityCongaree River in Congaree Swamp National Monument, across from mouth of Braddy Lake drain.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameCongaree
HUC8 Number03050110
HUC10 NameCedar Creek-Congaree River
HUC10 Number0305011003
HUC12 NameLower Congaree River
HUC12 Number030501100310
Map
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Collection Day13
Collection Month8
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Title:Corbicula fluminea records, 1983-2011 (unpublished data).
Comments6 dead
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected6


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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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