On the Clarke subdifferential of an integral functional on $L_p$, $1\leq p < \infty$ Given an integral functional defined on $L_p$, $1 \leq p <\infty$, under a growth condition we give an upper bound of the Clarke directional derivative and we obtain a nice inclusion between the Clarke subdifferential of the integral functional and the set of selections of the subdifferential of the integrand. Keywords:Integral functional, integrand, epi-derivativeCategories:28A25, 49J52, 46E30