Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID890260
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateTN
CountyFranklin
LocalityElk River, Below Hwy 50 br. between Winchester & Fayetteville
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Elk
HUC8 Number06030003
HUC10 NameNorris Creek-Elk River
HUC10 Number0603000307
HUC12 NameCofffee Creek-Elk River
HUC12 Number060300030703
Map
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Collection Day17
Collection Month9
Collection Year1965
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
CommentsCoordinates adjusted slightly to fall in the river.
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalOhio State University Museum of Biological Diversity
Museum Cat NumberOSUM 81989
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/19/2019].

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