Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1543450
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateWA
CountyGrant
LocalityMoses Lake, at Cascade Valley Park
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Crab
HUC8 Number17020015
HUC10 NameRound Lake-Crab Creek
HUC10 Number1702001504
HUC12 NameGloyd Seeps-Crab Creek
HUC12 Number170200150406
Map
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Collection Day14
Collection Month6
Collection Year2016
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown | released for food | released bait
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:32869
Author:Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife
Date:2019
Title:Summary of confirmed historical Corbicula records in Washington (unpublished data).
Publisher:Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife
CommentsObserved while conducting visual shoreline survey for early detection zebra and quagga mussel monitoring
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierWashington Department of Fish and Wildlife
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/24/2021].

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