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: Leighton.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Bufo americanus American ToadAmphibiaLeightonNN Reference
Desmognathus welteri Black Mountain SalamanderAmphibiaLeightonNN YesReference
Rana catesbeiana BullfrogAmphibiaLeightonNN Reference
Eurycea lucifuga Cave SalamanderAmphibiaLeightonNN Reference
Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray TreefrogAmphibiaLeightonNN Reference
Notophthalmus viridescens Eastern NewtAmphibiaLeightonNN Reference
Scaphiopus holbrookii Eastern SpadefootAmphibiaLeightonNN YesReference
Hemidactylium scutatum Four-toed SalamanderAmphibiaLeightonNN YesReference
Rana clamitans melanota Green FrogAmphibiaLeightonNN Reference
Aneides aeneus Green SalamanderAmphibiaLeightonNN YesReference
Ambystoma jeffersonianum Jefferson SalamanderAmphibiaLeightonNN Reference
Gyrinophilus porphyriticus duryi Kentucky Spring SalamanderAmphibiaLeightonNN Reference
Eurycea longicauda Longtail SalamanderAmphibiaLeightonNN Reference
Ambystoma opacum Marbled SalamanderAmphibiaLeightonNN Reference
Pseudacris brachyphona Mountain Chorus FrogAmphibiaLeightonNN Reference
Desmognathus fuscus Northern Dusky SalamanderAmphibiaLeightonNN YesReference
Pseudacris crucifer crucifer Northern Spring PeeperAmphibiaLeightonNN Reference
Plethodon richmondi Ravine SalamanderAmphibiaLeightonNN Reference
Pseudotriton ruber Red SalamanderAmphibiaLeightonNN Reference
Desmognathus monticola Seal SalamanderAmphibiaLeightonNN Reference
Plethodon glutinosus Slimy SalamanderAmphibiaLeightonNN Reference
Eurycea cirrigera Southern Two-lined SalamanderAmphibiaLeightonNN Reference
Plethodon ventralis Southern Zigzag SalamanderAmphibiaLeightonNN YesReference
Ambystoma maculatum Spotted SalamanderAmphibiaLeightonNN Reference
Rana sylvatica Wood FrogAmphibiaLeightonNN YesReference
25 species are listed.