Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID893712
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateVA
CountyFauquier
LocalityCedar Run, ~0.5 mi SW of Catlett at VA 28+
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMiddle Potomac-Anacostia-Occoquan
HUC8 Number02070010
HUC10 NameCedar Run
HUC10 Number0207001006
HUC12 NameOwl Run-Cedar Run
HUC12 Number020700100602
Map
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Collection Day22
Collection Month6
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 = present. Only saw shells, live likely present but did not particularily search for species.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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