Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID614978
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateAL
CountyEscambia
LocalityEscambia County Fishing Lake about 3 air mi. SSW of Parker Springs (Leon Brooks Hines is another name for lake).
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameBlackwater
HUC8 Number03140104
HUC10 NameBig Juniper Creek
HUC10 Number0314010403
HUC12 NameUpper Sweetwater Creek
HUC12 Number031401040301
Map
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Collection Day28
Collection Month6
Collection Year2010
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:26561
Author:Williams, J.D.
Date:2011
Title:Corbicula fluminea records, 1983-2011 (unpublished data).
Commentsobserved
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/21/2019].

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