Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID645861
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateTX
CountySan Patricio
LocalityNueces River, ca 1 km downstream of Lake Corpus Christi dam
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Nueces
HUC8 Number12110111
HUC10 NameBayou Creek-Nueces River
HUC10 Number1211011107
HUC12 NameSixmile Creek-Nueces River
HUC12 Number121101110701
Map
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Collection Day30
Collection Month8
Collection Year1994
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:26944
Author:Howells, R.G.
Date:2003
Title:Corbicula fluminea data from Texas, 1976-2003.
Commentssource for this record in this dataset: Howells 1996a. Best specimen condition: live.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/27/2020].

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