Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID643615
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateFL
CountyLevy
LocalityWaccasassa River, about 5.6 km NE of Otter Creek
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameWaccasassa
HUC8 Number03110101
HUC10 NameMiddle Wacasassa River
HUC10 Number0311010103
HUC12 NameDevils Hammock-Wacasassa River
HUC12 Number031101010303
Map
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Collection Day26
Collection Month5
Collection Year2011
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:26877
Author:Williams, J.D.
Date:2014
Title:Asian clam, Corbicula fluminea, data for Alabama, Florida and Georgia, 2011-2013 (unpublished).
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/20/2019].

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