Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID892924
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateVA
CountyRockbridge
LocalityKerrs Creek, ~2.5 mi SE of the town of Kerrs Creek at SR 631
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMaury
HUC8 Number02080202
HUC10 NameMiddle Maury River
HUC10 Number0208020203
HUC12 NameKerrs Creek
HUC12 Number020802020302
Map
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Collection Day8
Collection Month9
Collection Year1988
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:28142
Author:Watson, B. - Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries.
Date:2015
Title:Corbicula fluminea in Virginia, 1980-2015.
CommentsAbundance = rare.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/5/2020].

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