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: Spencer.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Cambarus ortmanni Ortmann's MudbugMalacostracaSpencerNN YesReference
Cambarus striatus Ambiguous CrayfishMalacostracaSpencerNN YesReference
Cambarus tenebrosus Cavespring CrayfishMalacostracaSpencerNN Reference
Faxonius cristavarius Spiny Stream CrayfishMalacostracaSpencerNN Reference
Faxonius juvenilis Kentucky River CrayfishMalacostracaSpencerNN Reference
Faxonius rusticus Rusty CrayfishMalacostracaSpencerNN YesReference
Hyalella azteca No Common Name (Hyalella azteca)MalacostracaSpencerNN Reference

7 species are listed