Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID886142
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateTN
CountyWayne
LocalityBuffalo River, 54 miles above mouth, 5 miles below Slink Shoals.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameBuffalo
HUC8 Number06040004
HUC10 NameLower Buffalo River
HUC10 Number0604000403
HUC12 NameSinking Creek-Buffalo River
HUC12 Number060400040302
Map
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Collection Day19
Collection Month7
Collection Year1976
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:28116
Author:Jones, B.
Date:2015
Title:Mississippi Museum of Natural Science Corbicula Records.
Publisher:Mississippi Museum of Natural Science.
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalMississippi Museum of Natural Science
Museum Cat NumberMMNS 13293
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected7


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/4/2021].

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