Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID893378
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateVA
CountyPittsylvania
LocalityBanister River, 1 mi N of Banister; 20 m upstream and 80 m downstream at SR 750+/-
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameBanister
HUC8 Number03010105
HUC10 NameCherrystone Creek-Banister River
HUC10 Number0301010501
HUC12 NameStrawberry Creek-Banister River
HUC12 Number030101050101
Map
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Collection Day20
Collection Month1
Collection Year2004
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Title:Corbicula fluminea in Virginia, 1980-2015 (unpublished data).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 = not recorded. Few relic shells found;NUM_RELIC = present.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/24/2020].

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