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: Mercer.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Acris crepitans Eastern Cricket FrogAmphibiaMercerNN Reference
Ambystoma barbouri Streamside SalamanderAmphibiaMercerNN YesReference
Anaxyrus americanus American ToadAmphibiaMercerNN Reference
Cryptobranchus alleganiensis alleganiensis Eastern HellbenderAmphibiaMercerNS YesReference
Desmognathus fuscus Northern Dusky SalamanderAmphibiaMercerNN YesReference
Eurycea cirrigera Southern Two-lined SalamanderAmphibiaMercerNN Reference
Eurycea longicauda Long-tailed SalamanderAmphibiaMercerNN Reference
Eurycea lucifuga Cave SalamanderAmphibiaMercerNN Reference
Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray TreefrogAmphibiaMercerNN Reference
Lithobates catesbeianus American BullfrogAmphibiaMercerNN Reference
Lithobates clamitans Green FrogAmphibiaMercerNN Reference
Lithobates palustris Pickerel FrogAmphibiaMercerNN Reference
Lithobates pipiens Northern Leopard FrogAmphibiaMercerNS YesReference
Necturus maculosus MudpuppyAmphibiaMercerNN Reference
Plethodon dorsalis Northern Zigzag SalamanderAmphibiaMercerNN Reference
Plethodon glutinosus Northern Slimy SalamanderAmphibiaMercerNN Reference
Pseudacris crucifer Spring PeeperAmphibiaMercerNN Reference
Pseudotriton montanus diastictus Midland Mud SalamanderAmphibiaMercerNN YesReference
Pseudotriton ruber Red SalamanderAmphibiaMercerNN Reference

19 species are listed