Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID893279
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateVA
CountyCharlotte
LocalityRoanoke River, 1 mi SE of Clarkton; 20 m US and 80 m DS of bridge at SR 620+/-
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMiddle Roanoke
HUC8 Number03010102
HUC10 NameTurnip Creek-Roanoke River
HUC10 Number0301010204
HUC12 NameChildrey Creek-Roanoke River
HUC12 Number030101020401
Map
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Collection Day9
Collection Month8
Collection Year2001
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 = common. Found in "moderate abundance".
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/7/2019].

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