Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID889384
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateKY
CountyRockcastle
LocalityRockcastle River, 10 mi. SW of Livingston, 13.0 mi. S of Mt. Vernon, [12.4 mi. W of London]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameRockcastle
HUC8 Number05130102
HUC10 NameSinking Creek-Rockcastle River
HUC10 Number0513010205
HUC12 NameLine Creek-Rockcastle River
HUC12 Number051301020502
Map
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Collection Day23
Collection Month9
Collection Year1971
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 36664
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected23


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/27/2020].

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