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: Greenup.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Cambarus bartonii cavatus Appalachian Brook CrayfishMalacostracaGreenupNN YesReference
Cambarus dubius Upland Burrowing CrayfishMalacostracaGreenupNN YesReference
Cambarus sciotensis Teays River CrayfishMalacostracaGreenupNS YesReference
Cambarus theepiensis Coalfields CrayfishMalacostracaGreenupNS Reference
Faxonius cristavarius Spiny Stream CrayfishMalacostracaGreenupNN Reference
Faxonius putnami Phallic CrayfishMalacostracaGreenupNN Reference
Faxonius rusticus Rusty CrayfishMalacostracaGreenupNN YesReference
Faxonius sanbornii Sanborn's CrayfishMalacostracaGreenupNS Reference
Hyalella azteca No Common Name (Hyalella azteca)MalacostracaGreenupNN Reference
Palaemonetes kadiakensis Mississippi Grass ShrimpMalacostracaGreenupNN Reference

10 species are listed