Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID614914
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateFL
CountySanta Rosa
LocalityYellow River, about 1.8 air mi. ESE of FL Hwy 87 bridge.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameYellow
HUC8 Number03140103
HUC10 NameLower Yellow River
HUC10 Number0314010308
HUC12 NameWeaver Creek-Yellow River Frontal Pensacola Bay
HUC12 Number031401030806
Map
+
Collection Day25
Collection Month5
Collection Year2011
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:26561
Author:Williams, J.D.
Date:2011
Title:Corbicula fluminea records, 1983-2011 (unpublished data).
Commentsabundant - observed
Record TypeLiterature
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 [11/13/2019].

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.