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: Mason.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Acris blanchardi Blanchard's Cricket FrogAmphibiaMasonNN YesReference
Ambystoma barbouri Streamside SalamanderAmphibiaMasonNN YesReference
Ambystoma jeffersonianum Jefferson SalamanderAmphibiaMasonNN Reference
Anaxyrus americanus American ToadAmphibiaMasonNN Reference
Anaxyrus fowleri Fowler's ToadAmphibiaMasonNN Reference
Cryptobranchus alleganiensis alleganiensis Eastern HellbenderAmphibiaMasonNS YesReference
Desmognathus fuscus Northern Dusky SalamanderAmphibiaMasonNN YesReference
Eurycea cirrigera Southern Two-lined SalamanderAmphibiaMasonNN Reference
Eurycea lucifuga Cave SalamanderAmphibiaMasonNN Reference
Gyrinophilus porphyriticus duryi Kentucky Spring SalamanderAmphibiaMasonNN Reference
Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray TreefrogAmphibiaMasonNN Reference
Lithobates catesbeianus American BullfrogAmphibiaMasonNN Reference
Lithobates clamitans Green FrogAmphibiaMasonNN Reference
Lithobates palustris Pickerel FrogAmphibiaMasonNN Reference
Lithobates pipiens Northern Leopard FrogAmphibiaMasonNS YesReference
Necturus maculosus MudpuppyAmphibiaMasonNN Reference
Notophthalmus viridescens Eastern NewtAmphibiaMasonNN Reference
Plethodon glutinosus Northern Slimy SalamanderAmphibiaMasonNN Reference
Plethodon richmondi Southern Ravine SalamanderAmphibiaMasonNN Reference
Pseudacris brachyphona Mountain Chorus FrogAmphibiaMasonNN Reference
Pseudacris crucifer Spring PeeperAmphibiaMasonNN Reference
Pseudotriton montanus diastictus Midland Mud SalamanderAmphibiaMasonNN YesReference

22 species are listed