Species Information

Amphibia observations for selected quads

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 quad.
Selected quad is: Appalachia.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Desmognathus ochrophaeus Allegheny Mountain Dusky SalamanderAmphibiaAppalachiaNN YesReference
Bufo americanus American ToadAmphibiaAppalachiaNN Reference
Desmognathus welteri Black Mountain SalamanderAmphibiaAppalachiaNN YesReference
Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray TreefrogAmphibiaAppalachiaNN Reference
Plethodon kentucki Cumberland Plateau SalamanderAmphibiaAppalachiaNN YesReference
Notophthalmus viridescens Eastern NewtAmphibiaAppalachiaNN Reference
Rana clamitans melanota Green FrogAmphibiaAppalachiaNN Reference
Gyrinophilus porphyriticus duryi Kentucky Spring SalamanderAmphibiaAppalachiaNN Reference
Pseudacris brachyphona Mountain Chorus FrogAmphibiaAppalachiaNN Reference
Pseudacris crucifer crucifer Northern Spring PeeperAmphibiaAppalachiaNN Reference
Rana palustris Pickerel FrogAmphibiaAppalachiaNN Reference
Plethodon richmondi Ravine SalamanderAmphibiaAppalachiaNN Reference
Pseudotriton ruber Red SalamanderAmphibiaAppalachiaNN Reference
Desmognathus monticola Seal SalamanderAmphibiaAppalachiaNN Reference
Plethodon glutinosus Slimy SalamanderAmphibiaAppalachiaNN Reference
Eurycea cirrigera Southern Two-lined SalamanderAmphibiaAppalachiaNN Reference
Rana sylvatica Wood FrogAmphibiaAppalachiaNN YesReference
17 species are listed.