Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID645447
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateAL
CountyLauderdale
LocalityTennessee River, Florence, below Wilson Dam in Pickwick Reservior
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NamePickwick Lake
HUC8 Number06030005
HUC10 NameTennessee River-Pickwick Lake
HUC10 Number0603000508
HUC12 NameSweetwater Creek-Tennessee River
HUC12 Number060300050803
Map
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Collection Day20
Collection Month7
Collection Year1983
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:26943
Author:Mather, C.
Date:2003
Title:Corbicula fluminea locations in the southcentral US, 1980-1984 (unpublished data).
Publisher:University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma
CommentsDead shells along lake shore
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalUniversity of Arts and Sciences of Oklahoma
Museum Cat NumberUSAO 2101
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/27/2021].

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