Species Information

Class of Malacostraca (Crayfish) observations for selected counties

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Records may include both recent and historical observations.
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List Class of Malacostraca (Crayfish) observations in 1 selected county.
Selected county is: Letcher.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Cambarus bartonii cavatus Appalachian Brook CrayfishMalacostracaLetcherNN YesReference
Cambarus buntingi Longclaw CrayfishMalacostracaLetcherNT YesReference
Cambarus cumberlandensis Cumberland CrayfishMalacostracaLetcherNN Reference
Cambarus distans Boxclaw CrayfishMalacostracaLetcherNN Reference
Cambarus dubius Upland Burrowing CrayfishMalacostracaLetcherNN YesReference
Cambarus hazardi Brawny CrayfishMalacostracaLetcherNS YesReference
Cambarus parvoculus Mountain Midget CrayfishMalacostracaLetcherNS YesReference
Cambarus theepiensis Coalfields CrayfishMalacostracaLetcherNS Reference
Faxonius cristavarius Spiny Stream CrayfishMalacostracaLetcherNN Reference
Faxonius immunis Calico CrayfishMalacostracaLetcherNN Reference
Faxonius putnami Phallic CrayfishMalacostracaLetcherNN Reference

11 species are listed