Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID886686
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateAL
CountyWilcox
LocalityAlabama River At Clifton Ferry Landing, River Mile 137.3.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMiddle Alabama
HUC8 Number03150203
HUC10 NameDixon Creek-Alabama River
HUC10 Number0315020307
HUC12 NameRockwest Creek
HUC12 Number031502030703
Map
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Collection Day26
Collection Month9
Collection Year1973
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 11520
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected109


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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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