Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID894239
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateVA
CountyPage
LocalitySouth Fork Shenandoah River, .8 mi W of Shenandoah at SR 602 +
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSouth Fork Shenandoah
HUC8 Number02070005
HUC10 NameHawksbill Creek-South Fork Shenandoah River
HUC10 Number0207000509
HUC12 NameFultz Run-South Fork Shenandoah River
HUC12 Number020700050901
Map
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Collection Day8
Collection Month10
Collection Year2010
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 = abundant.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/27/2020].

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