Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID645366
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateLA
CountyRapides
LocalityBayou Cocodrie, [Rapides/Evangeline Parish Cos. line] US Hwy 167
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameBayou Teche
HUC8 Number08080102
HUC10 NameSpring Creek-Bayou Cocodrie
HUC10 Number0808010203
HUC12 NameBayou Cocodrie-Elm Bayou
HUC12 Number080801020308
Map
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Collection Day15
Collection Month8
Collection Year1990
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:26943
Author:Mather, C.
Date:2003
Title:Corbicula fluminea locations in the southcentral US, 1980-1984 (unpublished data).
Publisher:University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma
CommentsClear, Swift With Gravel & Mud Below Dam
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalUniversity of Arts and Sciences of Oklahoma
Museum Cat NumberUSAO 6049
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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