Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1529741
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateLA
CountyIberville
LocalityAtchafalaya Basin, approximately 1 mi west of Bayou Sorrel landing
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameAtchafalaya
HUC8 Number08080101
HUC10 NameIntracoastal Waterway
HUC10 Number0808010103
HUC12 NameBayou Sorrel-Intracoastal Waterway
HUC12 Number080801010303
Map
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Collection Day27
Collection Month3
Collection Year1977
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:31529
Author:Petway, T.
Date:2018
Title:Corbicula (Asian clam) data from the Houston Museum of Natural Science
Publisher:Houston Museum of Natural Science
Record TypeSpecimen
Disposalpreserved dry
Museum Cat NumberHMNS.MAL.002793
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected28


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/9/2020].

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