Species Information

Class of Malacostraca (Crayfish) observations for selected counties

Linked life history provided courtesy of NatureServe Explorer.
Records may include both recent and historical observations.
US Status Definitions     Kentucky Status Definitions

List Class of Malacostraca (Crayfish) observations in 1 selected county.
Selected county is: Breathitt.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Cambarus bartonii cavatus Appalachian Brook CrayfishMalacostracaBreathittNN YesReference
Cambarus distans Boxclaw CrawfishMalacostracaBreathittNN Reference
Cambarus dubius Upland Burrowing CrayfishMalacostracaBreathittNN YesReference
Cambarus hazardi Brawny CrayfishMalacostracaBreathittNS YesReference
Cambarus parvoculus Mountain Midget CrayfishMalacostracaBreathittNS YesReference
Cambarus taylori Cutshin CrayfishMalacostracaBreathittNS YesReference
Faxonius cristavarius Spiny Stream CrayfishMalacostracaBreathittNN Reference
Faxonius immunis Calico CrayfishMalacostracaBreathittNN Reference
Faxonius putnami Phallic CrayfishMalacostracaBreathittNN Reference

9 species are listed