Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1544380
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateWA
CountyStevens
LocalitySpokane River, Long Reservoir, at 6636 Sunshine Shores Rd Nine Mile Falls, WA 99026
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Spokane
HUC8 Number17010307
HUC10 NameDeep Creek-Spokane River
HUC10 Number1701030701
HUC12 NameLong Lake North-Spokane River
HUC12 Number170103070106
Map
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Collection Day15
Collection Month4
Collection Year2012
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.
Publisher:Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife
CommentsObserved numerous dead clams on their shoreline when the lake was lowered 12-14 ft and observed live clams in the lake
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierWDFW Schultz
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/22/2019].

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