Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID51357
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateMS
CountyCovington
LocalityOkatoma Creek, near Lux
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Leaf
HUC8 Number03170004
HUC10 NameOkatoma Creek
HUC10 Number0317000407
HUC12 NameShelton Creek-Okatoma Creek
HUC12 Number031700040708
Map
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Collection Month6
Collection Year1983
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:1355
Author:Counts III, C.L.
Date:1991
Title:Corbicula (Bivalvia: Corbiculidae) Part 1. Catalog of fossil and recent nominal species. Part 2. Compendium of zoogeographic records of North America and Hawaii, 1924-1984.
Journal:Tryonia
Volume:21
Pages:1-134
CommentsReference states 'Okatibbee Creek' in Lauderdale County. Lux is in Covington County and Okatoma Creek is located close to Lux.
Record TypeLiterature
DisposalS. Mississippi Mus.
Museum Cat NumberUSM-U
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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