Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID893353
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateVA
CountySpotsylvania
LocalityPo River, 1.5 mi N of Snell; 200 m US and 800 m DS of bridge at VA 208+/-
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMattaponi
HUC8 Number02080105
HUC10 NamePoni River
HUC10 Number0208010501
HUC12 NameLake Pocahontas-Po River
HUC12 Number020801050104
Map
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Collection Day12
Collection Month9
Collection Year2003
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Title:Corbicula fluminea in Virginia, 1980-2015 (unpublished data).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. Young age classes were particularly common.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/28/2020].

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