Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID889381
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateKY
CountyJefferson
LocalityFloyds Fork, [0.8 mi. E of Hopewell, 2.0 mi. WSW of Fisherville, 16.3 mi. ESE of Louisville]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSalt
HUC8 Number05140102
HUC10 NameUpper Floyds Fork
HUC10 Number0514010208
HUC12 NameCane Run-Floyds Fork
HUC12 Number051401020806
Map
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Collection Day16
Collection Month11
Collection Year1981
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 50820
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected3


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/15/2019].

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