Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID154553
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateVA
CountyMecklenburg
LocalityHobgood Creek, Gaulding Road, SR 627 (Site_No 010510.4jma, Endangered Species Project)
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameRoanoke Rapids
HUC8 Number03010106
HUC10 NameMiddle Lake Gaston-Roanoke River
HUC10 Number0301010603
HUC12 NameGreat Creek-Lake Gaston
HUC12 Number030101060302
Map
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Collection Day10
Collection Month5
Collection Year2001
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
CommentsRecord from NCWRC. John Alderman, Aimee Fullerton, Brian Watson, and Judith Johnson supplied information.
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierJ. M. Alderman
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Specimen Impactcommon abundance


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/23/2019].

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