Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1187306
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateWY
CountyAlbany
LocalityLaramie River, at Optimist Park in Laramie
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Laramie
HUC8 Number10180010
HUC10 NameSpring Creek-Laramie River
HUC10 Number1018001006
HUC12 NameWoodhouse Reservoir-Laramie River
HUC12 Number101800100603
Map
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Collection Day26
Collection Month9
Collection Year2013
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:28332
Author:Bear, B.
Date:2015
Title:Wyoming AIS Detections 2010-2015
Publisher:Wyoming Game and Fish Department
CommentsAsian Clam shells were found in the river, although they were somewhat sparse. A sample was also taken with a Surber sampler for abundance estimates.
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierWyoming Game & Fish Department
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/27/2021].

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