Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID893109
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateVA
CountyCumberland
LocalityWillis River, 3 mi NE of Hamilton at SR 602-
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMiddle James-Willis
HUC8 Number02080205
HUC10 NameLower Willis River
HUC10 Number0208020503
HUC12 NameTrice Lake-Willis River
HUC12 Number020802050303
Map
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Collection Day26
Collection Month9
Collection Year1997
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Title:Corbicula fluminea in Virginia, 1980-2015 (unpublished data).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. Shells were found in the 100s to 1000s
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/25/2020].

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