Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID886977
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateAL
CountyCalhoun
LocalityUnnamed Tributary Of Tallasseehatchee Creek On Alabama Hwy 11 (now Hwy 21).
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMiddle Coosa
HUC8 Number03150106
HUC10 NameTallasseehatchee Creek-Coosa River
HUC10 Number0315010604
HUC12 NameLittle Tallasseehatchee Creek
HUC12 Number031501060401
Map
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Collection Day15
Collection Month4
Collection Year1991
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 13287
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected9


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