Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID893643
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateVA
CountyPrince Edward
LocalityNorth Fork Nottoway River, 2.5 mi SE of Green Bay; 200 m US and 200 m DS of culvert at SR 624+/-
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameNottoway
HUC8 Number03010201
HUC10 NameLittle Nottoway River-Nottoway River
HUC10 Number0301020101
HUC12 NameDry Creek-Nottoway River
HUC12 Number030102010101
Map
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Collection Day12
Collection Month10
Collection Year2006
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 = rare. Few live adults and RS seen. No juvs intensively looked for, but possibly present.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/31/2020].

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