Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID889399
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateKY
CountyLogan
LocalityWhippoorwill Creek, 0.9 mi.SW of Dot, 5.0 mi.SSE of Lickskillet, 6.4 mi.W of Adairville,l3.0 mi.SSW of Russellville
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameRed
HUC8 Number05130206
HUC10 NameWhippoorwill Creek
HUC10 Number0513020603
HUC12 NameLower Whippoorwill Creek
HUC12 Number051302060305
Map
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Collection Day13
Collection Month10
Collection Year1968
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 82614
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected2


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/26/2020].

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