Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID257044
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateWA
CountyThurston
LocalityCapitol Lake, Marathon Park, Puget Sound
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameDeschutes
HUC8 Number17110016
Map
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Collection Day21
Collection Month1
Collection Year2006
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
CommentsFirst sighting at location since collecting there for thirty years. Shells placed in personal collection.
Record TypeSpecimen
Museum Cat NumberFW-4025 (E.)
VerifierBert Bartleson
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/7/2019].

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