Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID892997
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateVA
CountyWarren
LocalitySouth Fork Shenandoah River, Near Bentonville at US 340
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSouth Fork Shenandoah
HUC8 Number02070005
HUC10 NameGooney Run-South Fork Shenandoah River
HUC10 Number0207000510
HUC12 NameBrown Hollow Run-South Fork Shenandoah River
HUC12 Number020700051002
Map
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Collection Day23
Collection Month8
Collection Year1995
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:28142
Author:Watson, B.
Date:2015
Title:Corbicula fluminea in Virginia, 1980-2015 (unpublished data).
Publisher:Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries.
CommentsAbundance = common. Thousands of relic shells found;NUM_RELIC = 1000+.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/21/2020].

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