Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1243975
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateLA
CountyCaldwell
LocalityOuachita River at Lock 3, [point estimated 1.36 air miles NNW center] Riverton, [Riverton Quad].
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Ouachita
HUC8 Number08040207
HUC10 NameRawson Creek-Ouachita River
HUC10 Number0804020704
HUC12 NameBayou De Chene-Ouachita River
HUC12 Number080402070401
Map
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Collection Day24
Collection Month9
Collection Year1971
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:26632
Author:Bogan, A., and J. Smith.
Date:2013
Title:Corbicula species data.
Publisher:North Carolina State Museum of Natural History.
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalNorth Carolina State Museum of Natural Sciences
Museum Cat NumberNCSM 55843
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/22/2021].

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