Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID893476
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateVA
CountyLunenburg
LocalityNorth Meherrin River, 2 mi NE of Rahoboth at VA 49+
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMeherrin
HUC8 Number03010204
HUC10 NameNorth Meherrin River
HUC10 Number0301020402
HUC12 NameReedy Creek-North Meherrin River
HUC12 Number030102040204
Map
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Collection Day5
Collection Month10
Collection Year2004
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 = present. likely common to abundant
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/1/2020].

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