Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID155620
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateWV
CountyBraxton
LocalityLittle Kanawha River, River Mile 121.4, DNR-LK1: @ ford at mouth of Buffalo Creek W of I79 at Burnsville exit
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLittle Kanawha
HUC8 Number05030203
Map
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Collection Day17
Collection Month7
Collection Year1992
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/21/2020].

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