Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1410050
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateVA
CountyCharles City
LocalityChickahominy River, ca. 1 mile E of US 155 bridge, ca. [1.33 air] miles [SSE center] of Providence Forge, [Providece Forge Quad].
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower James
HUC8 Number02080206
HUC10 NameMiddle Chickahominy River
HUC10 Number0208020605
HUC12 NameRumley Marsh-Chickahominy River
HUC12 Number020802060505
Map
+
Collection Day1
Collection Month7
Collection Year2002
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:30225
Author:Bogan, A., and J. Smith.
Date:2017
Title:Corbicula fluminea records from North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences (unpublished).
Publisher:North Carolina State Museum of Natural Sciences
Record TypeSpecimen
Disposalpreserved dry
Museum Cat NumberNCSM 101698
VerifierAE Bogan
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Preserved20


Disclaimer:

The data represented on this site vary in accuracy, scale, completeness, extent of coverage and origin. It is the user's responsibility to use these data consistent with their intended purpose and within stated limitations. We highly recommend reviewing metadata files prior to interpreting these data.

Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/29/2021].

Contact us if you are using data from this site for a publication to make sure the data are being used appropriately and for potential co-authorship if warranted. For queries involving fish, please contact Matthew Neilson. For queries involving invertebrates, contact Amy Benson.