Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID889112
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateAL
CountyWinston
LocalityCapsey Creek, near Penn Cemetery, [1.5 mi. NW of Upshaw, 16.4 mi. NE of Double Springs]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSipsey Fork
HUC8 Number03160110
HUC10 NameBrushy Creek
HUC10 Number0316011002
HUC12 NameBrushy Creek-Capsey Creek
HUC12 Number031601100202
Map
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Collection Day20
Collection Month7
Collection Year1992
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:28132
Author:Byrne, C.
Date:2015
Title:Corbicula fluminea collection data from the Ohio State University Museum.
Publisher:Ohio State University Museum of Biodiversity
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalOhio State University Museum of Biological Diversity
Museum Cat NumberOSUM 31030
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected16


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/20/2019].

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