Species Information

Amphibia 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 Amphibia observations in 1 selected county.
Selected county is: Knott.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Ambystoma maculatum Spotted SalamanderAmphibiaKnottNN Reference
Anaxyrus americanus American ToadAmphibiaKnottNN Reference
Anaxyrus fowleri Fowler's ToadAmphibiaKnottNN Reference
Aneides aeneus Green SalamanderAmphibiaKnottNN YesReference
Desmognathus fuscus Northern Dusky SalamanderAmphibiaKnottNN YesReference
Desmognathus monticola Seal SalamanderAmphibiaKnottNN Reference
Desmognathus welteri Black Mountain SalamanderAmphibiaKnottNN YesReference
Eurycea cirrigera Southern Two-lined SalamanderAmphibiaKnottNN Reference
Eurycea longicauda Long-tailed SalamanderAmphibiaKnottNN Reference
Gyrinophilus porphyriticus duryi Kentucky Spring SalamanderAmphibiaKnottNN Reference
Hemidactylium scutatum Four-toed SalamanderAmphibiaKnottNN Reference
Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray TreefrogAmphibiaKnottNN Reference
Lithobates catesbeianus American BullfrogAmphibiaKnottNN Reference
Lithobates clamitans Green FrogAmphibiaKnottNN Reference
Lithobates palustris Pickerel FrogAmphibiaKnottNN Reference
Lithobates sylvaticus Wood FrogAmphibiaKnottNN Reference
Notophthalmus viridescens Eastern NewtAmphibiaKnottNN Reference
Plethodon glutinosus Northern Slimy SalamanderAmphibiaKnottNN Reference
Plethodon kentucki Cumberland Plateau SalamanderAmphibiaKnottNN YesReference
Plethodon richmondi Southern Ravine SalamanderAmphibiaKnottNN Reference
Pseudacris brachyphona Mountain Chorus FrogAmphibiaKnottNN Reference
Pseudacris crucifer Spring PeeperAmphibiaKnottNN Reference
Pseudotriton ruber Red SalamanderAmphibiaKnottNN Reference

23 species are listed