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: McLean.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Cambarus ortmanni Ortmann's MudbugMalacostracaMcLeanNN YesReference
Creaserinus fodiens Digger CrayfishMalacostracaMcLeanNN YesReference
Faxonius immunis Calico CrayfishMalacostracaMcLeanNN Reference
Faxonius rafinesquei Rough River CrayfishMalacostracaMcLeanNS YesReference
Hyalella azteca No Common Name (Hyalella azteca)MalacostracaMcLeanNN Reference
Lacunicambarus chimera Crawzilla CrawdadMalacostracaMcLeanNS YesReference
Lacunicambarus polychromatus Paintedhand MudbugMalacostracaMcLeanNN Reference
Palaemonetes kadiakensis Mississippi Grass ShrimpMalacostracaMcLeanNN Reference

8 species are listed