Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID891918
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateVA
CountyTazewell
LocalityIndian Creek, ~1mi SW of Van Dyke
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Clinch
HUC8 Number06010205
HUC10 NameSwords Creek-Clinch River
HUC10 Number0601020501
HUC12 NameGreasy Creek-Indian Creek
HUC12 Number060102050103
Map
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Collection Day8
Collection Month8
Collection Year1997
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:28141
Author:Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries.
Date:2015
Title:Corbicula fluminea data from Virginia
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/29/2020].

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