Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID893176
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateVA
CountyWashington
LocalityMiddle Fork Holston River, 3.5 mi S of Glade Spring; 200 m US and 800 m DS from the bridge at VA 91+/-
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSouth Fork Holston
HUC8 Number06010102
HUC10 NameMiddle Fork Holston River
HUC10 Number0601010203
HUC12 NameHutton Creek-Middle Fork Holston River
HUC12 Number060101020306
Map
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Collection Day16
Collection Month9
Collection Year1998
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 = abundant.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/28/2020].

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