Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID893671
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateVA
CountyWise
LocalityHoney Branch, 1.5 mi N of Saint Paul at SR 628
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Clinch
HUC8 Number06010205
HUC10 NameDumps Creek-Clinch River
HUC10 Number0601020504
HUC12 NameHoney Branch-Lick Creek
HUC12 Number060102050404
Map
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Collection Day25
Collection Month4
Collection Year2007
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 = uncommon.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/28/2020].

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