Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID887104
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateCA
CountyAlameda
LocalityDelta-Mendota Canal
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSan Joaquin Delta
HUC8 Number18040003
HUC10 NameOld River
HUC10 Number1804000306
HUC12 NameLower Old River
HUC12 Number180400030605
Map
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Collection Day17
Collection Month9
Collection Year1973
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:26212
Author:GBIF
Date:2013
Title:Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) Database.
Publisher:Global Biodiversity Information Facility
Reference 2
Ref. Number:25918
Author:California Academy of Sciences.
Date:2013
Title:California Academy of Sciences invertebrate zoology collection. Accessed through GBIF data portal, http://data.gbif.org/datasets/resource/14137
Publisher:California Academy of Sciences.
CommentsReported coordinates fall on land. Location may be inaccurate.
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalCalifornia Academy of Sciences invertebrate zoology collection
Museum Cat NumberCAS-IZ 146233.0
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/7/2019].

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