Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID153851
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateVA
CountySpotsylvania
LocalityRappahannock River
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLower Rappahannock
HUC8 Number02080104
Map
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Collection Day1
Collection Month3
Collection Year1993
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
CommentsAll 14 specimens that were collected were: Weathered, Whole
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalOhio State Univ. Museum of Biological Diversity
Museum Cat NumberOSUM 8917
VerifierDavid H. Stansbery
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected14
Number Preserved0


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/20/2021].

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