Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID890067
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StatePA
CountyFayette
LocalityMonongahela River, at Lock & Dam No. 8, [2.3 mi. SSW of New Geneva, 15.3 mi. SW of Uniontown]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Monongahela
HUC8 Number05020003
HUC10 NameUpper Monongahela River
HUC10 Number0502000303
HUC12 NameWest Run-Monongahela River
HUC12 Number050200030309
Map
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Collection Year1982
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 52695
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected2


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/21/2019].

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