Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID892555
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateVA
CountyKing and Queen
LocalityMattaponi River, Shallow site. 200m of shoreline
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMattaponi
HUC8 Number02080105
HUC10 NameChapel Creek-Mattaponi River
HUC10 Number0208010505
HUC12 NameAylett Creek-Mattaponi River
HUC12 Number020801050504
Map
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Collection Day5
Collection Month5
Collection Year2011
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 [4/8/2020].

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