Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID894068
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateVA
CountyGrayson
LocalityGuest River, [No locality provided] at VA 72
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper New
HUC8 Number05050001
HUC10 NameElk Creek-New River
HUC10 Number0505000105
HUC12 NameTurkey Fork-Elk Creek
HUC12 Number050500010503
Map
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Collection Day27
Collection Month10
Collection Year2009
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Title:Corbicula fluminea in Virginia, 1980-2015 (unpublished data).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 = present. 1 very small specimen, ridges on shell obvious when viewed under microscope
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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