Species Information

Class of Malacostraca (Crayfish) observations for selected counties

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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: Carter.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Cambarus bartonii cavatus Appalachian Brook CrayfishMalacostracaCarterNN YesReference
Cambarus dubius Upland Burrowing CrayfishMalacostracaCarterNN YesReference
Cambarus sciotensis Teays River CrayfishMalacostracaCarterNS YesReference
Cambarus theepiensis Coalfields CrayfishMalacostracaCarterNS Reference
Crangonyx caecus An Amphipod (Crangonyx caecus)MalacostracaCarterNT Reference
Faxonius cristavarius Spiny Stream CrayfishMalacostracaCarterNN Reference
Faxonius putnami Phallic CrayfishMalacostracaCarterNN Reference
Faxonius sanbornii Sanborn's CrayfishMalacostracaCarterNS Reference
Hyalella azteca No Common Name (Hyalella azteca)MalacostracaCarterNN Reference
Lacunicambarus thomai Little Brown MudbugMalacostracaCarterNN Reference

10 species are listed