Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1543769
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateWA
CountyYakima
LocalityTieton River, Rimrock Reservoir, at Cove Resort
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameNaches
HUC8 Number17030002
HUC10 NameTieton River-Naches River
HUC10 Number1703000203
HUC12 NameUpper Tieton River
HUC12 Number170300020305
Map
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Collection Day26
Collection Month8
Collection Year2015
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Title:Summary of confirmed historical Corbicula records in Washington (unpublished data).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
VerifierCameron Lange
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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