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: Hickman.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Cambarellus shufeldtii Cajun Dwarf CrayfishMalacostracaHickmanNS YesReference
Cambarus distans Boxclaw CrawfishMalacostracaHickmanNN Reference
Creaserinus fodiens Digger CrayfishMalacostracaHickmanNN YesReference
Faxonius lancifer Shrimp CrayfishMalacostracaHickmanNE YesReference
Faxonius palmeri palmeri Gray-speckled CrayfishMalacostracaHickmanNE YesReference
Hyalella azteca No Common Name (Hyalella azteca)MalacostracaHickmanNN Reference
Lacunicambarus chimera Crawzilla CrawdadMalacostracaHickmanNS YesReference
Lacunicambarus ludovicianus Painted Devil CrayfishMalacostracaHickmanNT Reference
Palaemonetes kadiakensis Mississippi Grass ShrimpMalacostracaHickmanNN Reference
Procambarus acutus White River CrawfishMalacostracaHickmanNN Reference
Procambarus clarkii Red Swamp CrawfishMalacostracaHickmanNN Reference
Procambarus viaeviridis Vernal CrayfishMalacostracaHickmanNT YesReference

12 species are listed