Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1524424
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateUT
CountyWashington
LocalityQuail Creek Reservoir
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Virgin
HUC8 Number15010008
HUC10 NameGould Wash-Virgin River
HUC10 Number1501000809
HUC12 NameQuail Creek
HUC12 Number150100080906
Map
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Collection Day2
Collection Month10
Collection Year2018
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
CommentsPart of the Virgin River system. Observed after reservoir drawdown; Ramshorn snails also present and collected, but not the Corbicula shells. Corbicula also seen in 2017 in Sand Hollow Reservoir by colleague (UT Div. Wildlife Res. biologist Jon Hudson)
Record TypeNAS sighting report
VerifierUtah Division of Wildlife
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/21/2022].

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