Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID891183
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateGA
CountyClayton
LocalityFlint River, C.R. 486/C.R. 1337 (Flint River Road), ~1.7 km SW of Jonesboro, GA.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Flint
HUC8 Number03130005
HUC10 NameMorning Creek-Flint River
HUC10 Number0313000501
HUC12 NameHeadwaters Flint River
HUC12 Number031300050101
Map
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Collection Day19
Collection Month5
Collection Year1997
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 = GRD97:062
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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