Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1543586
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateWA
CountyClark
LocalityColumbia River, at Port of Camas/Washougal Marina
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Columbia-Sandy
HUC8 Number17080001
HUC10 NameCity of Washougal-Columbia River
HUC10 Number1708000108
HUC12 NameLatourell Creek-Columbia River
HUC12 Number170800010804
Map
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Collection Day7
Collection Month8
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Title:Summary of confirmed historical Corbicula records in Washington (unpublished data).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
CommentsAnalyzed in a water plankton tow sample by microscopy for early detection zebra and quagga mussel monitoring
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierSteve Wells
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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