Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID890581
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateGA
CountyCarroll
LocalityBuffalo Creek, ~80 meters downstream of Bethesda Church Road. ~10.3 km SW of Carrollton, GA.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Tallapoosa
HUC8 Number03150108
HUC10 NameBuffalo Creek-Little Tallapoosa River
HUC10 Number0315010806
HUC12 NameBuffalo Creek
HUC12 Number031501080602
Map
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Collection Day16
Collection Month5
Collection Year2012
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:28127
Author:Wisniewski, J., Georgia Dept. of Natural Resources.
Date:2015
Title:Corbicula fluminea collections in Georgia, 1988-2015.
CommentsDNR Field Number = JMW120516.2
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/31/2020].

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