Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID890417
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateWV
CountyPutnam
LocalityKanawha River, [just below mouth of Buffalo Cr., 0.9 mi.SE of Midway, 3.7 mi. WNW of Winfield]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Kanawha
HUC8 Number05050008
HUC10 NameHurricane Creek-Kanawha River
HUC10 Number0505000803
HUC12 NameBuffalo Creek-Kanawha River
HUC12 Number050500080308
Map
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Collection Day18
Collection Month9
Collection Year1986
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 55970
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected2


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