Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID615048
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateAL
CountyCovington
LocalityFive Runs Creek on Co. Rt. 32, 1.4 mi. W of jct with AL Hwy 55, @ 8 air mi. S of Andalusia.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameYellow
HUC8 Number03140103
HUC10 NameFive Runs Creek
HUC10 Number0314010302
HUC12 NameFive Runs Creek
HUC12 Number031401030203
Map
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Collection Day23
Collection Month8
Collection Year1996
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:26561
Author:Williams, J.D.
Date:2011
Title:Corbicula fluminea records, 1983-2011 (unpublished data).
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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

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