Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1543571
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateWA
CountyLewis
LocalityCowlitz River, Mayfield Reservoir, at Mayfield Lake Resort
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Cowlitz
HUC8 Number17080005
HUC10 NameRiffe Reservoir
HUC10 Number1708000502
HUC12 NameSilver Creek-Cowlitz River
HUC12 Number170800050206
Map
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Collection Day9
Collection Month7
Collection Year2018
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Title:Summary of confirmed historical Corbicula records in Washington (unpublished data).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 [9/18/2021].

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