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: Clark.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Cambarus bartonii cavatus Appalachian Brook CrayfishMalacostracaClarkNN YesReference
Cambarus ortmanni Ortmann's MudbugMalacostracaClarkNN YesReference
Cambarus striatus Ambiguous CrayfishMalacostracaClarkNN YesReference
Crangonyx anomalus Anomalous Spring AmphipodMalacostracaClarkNN Reference
Faxonius cristavarius Spiny Stream CrayfishMalacostracaClarkNN Reference
Faxonius juvenilis Kentucky River CrayfishMalacostracaClarkNN Reference
Faxonius putnami Phallic CrayfishMalacostracaClarkNN Reference
Faxonius rusticus Rusty CrayfishMalacostracaClarkNN YesReference
Hyalella azteca No Common Name (Hyalella azteca)MalacostracaClarkNN Reference

9 species are listed