Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID890610
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateGA
CountySumter
LocalityLake Blackshear, W bank of lake at mouth of cove S of Sawdust Lake. ~17.0 km NW of Cordele, GA.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMiddle Flint
HUC8 Number03130006
HUC10 NameFlint River-Lake Blackshear
HUC10 Number0313000606
HUC12 NameUpper Lake Blackshear
HUC12 Number031300060602
Map
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Collection Day12
Collection Month9
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 = JMW120912.1
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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