Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID886315
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateMS
CountyLowndes
LocalityYellow Creek From Mouth Upstream For 200 Yards Above Steens Road Bridge. T17s R17w Sec 21.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLuxapallila
HUC8 Number03160105
HUC10 NameLower Yellow Creek
HUC10 Number0316010504
HUC12 NameCooper Creek-Yellow Creek
HUC12 Number031601050405
Map
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Collection Day16
Collection Month10
Collection Year2000
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 5782
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected3


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/27/2021].

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