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: Knox.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Ambystoma maculatum Spotted SalamanderAmphibiaKnoxNN Reference
Ambystoma opacum Marbled SalamanderAmphibiaKnoxNN Reference
Anaxyrus americanus American ToadAmphibiaKnoxNN Reference
Anaxyrus fowleri Fowler's ToadAmphibiaKnoxNN Reference
Aneides aeneus Green SalamanderAmphibiaKnoxNN YesReference
Cryptobranchus alleganiensis alleganiensis Eastern HellbenderAmphibiaKnoxNS YesReference
Desmognathus fuscus Northern Dusky SalamanderAmphibiaKnoxNN YesReference
Desmognathus welteri Black Mountain SalamanderAmphibiaKnoxNN YesReference
Eurycea cirrigera Southern Two-lined SalamanderAmphibiaKnoxNN Reference
Eurycea longicauda Long-tailed SalamanderAmphibiaKnoxNN Reference
Gastrophryne carolinensis Eastern Narrow-mouthed ToadAmphibiaKnoxNN Reference
Gyrinophilus porphyriticus duryi Kentucky Spring SalamanderAmphibiaKnoxNN Reference
Hemidactylium scutatum Four-toed SalamanderAmphibiaKnoxNN Reference
Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray TreefrogAmphibiaKnoxNN Reference
Lithobates catesbeianus American BullfrogAmphibiaKnoxNN Reference
Lithobates clamitans Green FrogAmphibiaKnoxNN Reference
Lithobates palustris Pickerel FrogAmphibiaKnoxNN Reference
Lithobates sphenocephalus Southern Leopard FrogAmphibiaKnoxNN Reference
Lithobates sylvaticus Wood FrogAmphibiaKnoxNN Reference
Notophthalmus viridescens Eastern NewtAmphibiaKnoxNN Reference
Plethodon glutinosus Northern Slimy SalamanderAmphibiaKnoxNN Reference
Plethodon richmondi Southern Ravine SalamanderAmphibiaKnoxNN Reference
Pseudacris brachyphona Mountain Chorus FrogAmphibiaKnoxNN Reference
Pseudacris crucifer Spring PeeperAmphibiaKnoxNN Reference
Pseudacris feriarum Upland Chorus FrogAmphibiaKnoxNN Reference
Pseudotriton montanus diastictus Midland Mud SalamanderAmphibiaKnoxNN YesReference
Pseudotriton ruber Red SalamanderAmphibiaKnoxNN Reference

27 species are listed