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: Green.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Barbicambarus cornutus Bottlebrush CrayfishMalacostracaGreenNS YesReference
Cambarus cumberlandensis Cumberland CrayfishMalacostracaGreenNN Reference
Cambarus graysoni Twospot CrayfishMalacostracaGreenNN YesReference
Faxonius juvenilis Kentucky River CrayfishMalacostracaGreenNN Reference
Faxonius putnami Phallic CrayfishMalacostracaGreenNN Reference
Faxonius rusticus Rusty CrayfishMalacostracaGreenNN YesReference
Hyalella azteca No Common Name (Hyalella azteca)MalacostracaGreenNN Reference
Orconectes inermis inermis Ghost CrayfishMalacostracaGreenNS YesReference

8 species are listed