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: Shelby.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Acris blanchardi Blanchard's Cricket FrogAmphibiaShelbyNN YesReference
Acris crepitans Eastern Cricket FrogAmphibiaShelbyNN Reference
Ambystoma barbouri Streamside SalamanderAmphibiaShelbyNN YesReference
Ambystoma jeffersonianum Jefferson SalamanderAmphibiaShelbyNN Reference
Ambystoma tigrinum Eastern Tiger SalamanderAmphibiaShelbyNN Reference
Anaxyrus americanus American ToadAmphibiaShelbyNN Reference
Anaxyrus fowleri Fowler's ToadAmphibiaShelbyNN Reference
Eurycea cirrigera Southern Two-lined SalamanderAmphibiaShelbyNN Reference
Eurycea lucifuga Cave SalamanderAmphibiaShelbyNN Reference
Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray TreefrogAmphibiaShelbyNN Reference
Lithobates catesbeianus American BullfrogAmphibiaShelbyNN Reference
Lithobates clamitans Green FrogAmphibiaShelbyNN Reference
Lithobates palustris Pickerel FrogAmphibiaShelbyNN Reference
Lithobates pipiens Northern Leopard FrogAmphibiaShelbyNS YesReference
Lithobates sphenocephalus Southern Leopard FrogAmphibiaShelbyNN Reference
Necturus maculosus MudpuppyAmphibiaShelbyNN Reference
Notophthalmus viridescens Eastern NewtAmphibiaShelbyNN Reference
Plethodon dorsalis Northern Zigzag SalamanderAmphibiaShelbyNN Reference
Plethodon glutinosus Northern Slimy SalamanderAmphibiaShelbyNN Reference
Plethodon richmondi Southern Ravine SalamanderAmphibiaShelbyNN Reference
Pseudacris crucifer Spring PeeperAmphibiaShelbyNN Reference
Pseudacris triseriata Western Chorus FrogAmphibiaShelbyNN Reference

22 species are listed