Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID51981
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common Namebasket clam
StateTX
CountyMatagorda
LocalityBig Boggy Creek, TFR 2078, 1.6 km W of Wadsworth
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameEast Matagorda Bay
HUC8 Number12090402
Map
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Collection Day1
Collection Month5
Collection Year1985
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
Record TypeLiterature
DisposalPrivate collection of Clement L. Counts
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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