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: Powell.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Cambarus bartonii cavatus Appalachian Brook CrayfishMalacostracaPowellNN YesReference
Cambarus dubius Upland Burrowing CrayfishMalacostracaPowellNN YesReference
Cambarus hazardi Brawny CrayfishMalacostracaPowellNS YesReference
Cambarus ortmanni Ortmann's MudbugMalacostracaPowellNN YesReference
Cambarus sphenoides Triangleclaw CrayfishMalacostracaPowellNN Reference
Cambarus striatus Ambiguous CrayfishMalacostracaPowellNN YesReference
Cambarus tenebrosus Cavespring CrayfishMalacostracaPowellNN Reference
Faxonius cristavarius Spiny Stream CrayfishMalacostracaPowellNN Reference
Faxonius juvenilis Kentucky River CrayfishMalacostracaPowellNN Reference
Faxonius putnami Phallic CrayfishMalacostracaPowellNN Reference
Faxonius rusticus Rusty CrayfishMalacostracaPowellNN YesReference
Hyalella azteca No Common Name (Hyalella azteca)MalacostracaPowellNN Reference

12 species are listed