Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID894306
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateVA
CountyRappahannock
LocalityHungry Run, 1 mi NE of Hackleys Crossroads. at unnamed road
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameRapidan-Upper Rappahannock
HUC8 Number02080103
HUC10 NameThumb Run-Rappahannock River
HUC10 Number0208010301
HUC12 NameLake Mosby-Rappahannock River
HUC12 Number020801030103
Map
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Collection Day15
Collection Month5
Collection Year2011
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Title:Corbicula fluminea in Virginia, 1980-2015 (unpublished data).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 = uncommon.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/18/2020].

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