Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID892169
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateVA
CountyBotetourt
LocalityJames River, At Buchanan; approx. 100 m downstream of U.S. 11/VA 43 bridge
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper James
HUC8 Number02080201
HUC10 NameCedar Creek-James River
HUC10 Number0208020115
HUC12 NamePurgatory Creek-James River
HUC12 Number020802011501
Map
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Collection Day24
Collection Month8
Collection Year2001
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 [11/27/2020].

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