Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID646356
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateNV
CountyDouglas
LocalityLake Tahoe, at Marla Bay
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLake Tahoe
HUC8 Number16050101
HUC10 NameLake Tahoe
HUC10 Number1605010105
HUC12 NameLake Tahoe
HUC12 Number160501010500
Map
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Collection Year2010
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:24487
Author:Wittmann, M.E., S. Chandra, J.E. Reuter, S.G. Schladow, B.C. Allen, and K.J. Webb
Date:2012
Title:The control of an invasive bivalve, Corbicula fluminea, using gas impermeable benthic barriers in a large natural lake.
Journal:Environmental Management
Volume:49
Issue:6
Pages:1163-1173
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected3,309 m2


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/16/2021].

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