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: Madison.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Cambarus bartonii cavatus Appalachian Brook CrayfishMalacostracaMadisonNN YesReference
Cambarus batchi Bluegrass CrayfishMalacostracaMadisonNN YesReference
Cambarus dubius Upland Burrowing CrayfishMalacostracaMadisonNN YesReference
Cambarus guenteri Redbird CrayfishMalacostracaMadisonNS Reference
Cambarus ortmanni Ortmann's MudbugMalacostracaMadisonNN YesReference
Faxonius cristavarius Spiny Stream CrayfishMalacostracaMadisonNN Reference
Faxonius juvenilis Kentucky River CrayfishMalacostracaMadisonNN Reference
Hyalella azteca No Common Name (Hyalella azteca)MalacostracaMadisonNN Reference
Lacunicambarus thomai Little Brown MudbugMalacostracaMadisonNN Reference

9 species are listed