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: Jackson.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Cambarus bartonii cavatus Appalachian Brook CrayfishMalacostracaJacksonNN YesReference
Cambarus cumberlandensis Cumberland CrayfishMalacostracaJacksonNN Reference
Cambarus distans Boxclaw CrayfishMalacostracaJacksonNN Reference
Cambarus dubius Upland Burrowing CrayfishMalacostracaJacksonNN YesReference
Cambarus guenteri Redbird CrayfishMalacostracaJacksonNS Reference
Cambarus rusticiformis Depression CrayfishMalacostracaJacksonNN YesReference
Cambarus sphenoides Triangleclaw CrayfishMalacostracaJacksonNN Reference
Faxonius cristavarius Spiny Stream CrayfishMalacostracaJacksonNN Reference
Faxonius juvenilis Kentucky River CrayfishMalacostracaJacksonNN Reference
Faxonius putnami Phallic CrayfishMalacostracaJacksonNN Reference
Hyalella azteca No Common Name (Hyalella azteca)MalacostracaJacksonNN Reference

11 species are listed