Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID889501
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateLA
CountyTangipahoa
LocalityChappepeela Creek, 4 mi S JCT LA40/445 [3.7 mi N of Robert, 8.1 mi E of Tickfaw]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameTangipahoa
HUC8 Number08070205
HUC10 NameChappepeela Creek-Tangipahoa River
HUC10 Number0807020503
HUC12 NameChappepeela Creek
HUC12 Number080702050302
Map
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Collection Day27
Collection Month5
Collection Year1973
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:28132
Author:Byrne, C.
Date:2015
Title:Corbicula fluminea collection data from the Ohio State University Museum.
Publisher:Ohio State University Museum of Biodiversity
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalOhio State University Museum of Biological Diversity
Museum Cat NumberOSUM 78291
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected2


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/28/2020].

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