Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1544327
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common Namebasket clam
StateWA
CountyBenton
LocalityColumbia River, Wallula Reservoir, at Columbia Park East
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Columbia-Priest Rapids
HUC8 Number17020016
HUC10 NameZintel Canyon-Columbia River
HUC10 Number1702001606
HUC12 NameCity of Kennewick-Columbia River
HUC12 Number170200160604
Map
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Collection Day25
Collection Month7
Collection Year2007
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Title:Summary of confirmed historical Corbicula records in Washington (unpublished data).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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