Species Information

Amphibia observations for selected quads


Linked life history provided courtesy of NatureServe Explorer.
Records may include both recent and historical observations.
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List Amphibia observations in 1 selected quad.
Selected quad is: Morehead.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Bufo americanus American ToadAmphibiaMoreheadNN Reference
Desmognathus welteri Black Mountain SalamanderAmphibiaMoreheadNN YesReference
Acris blanchardi Blanchard's Cricket FrogAmphibiaMoreheadNN Reference
Rana catesbeiana BullfrogAmphibiaMoreheadNN Reference
Eurycea lucifuga Cave SalamanderAmphibiaMoreheadNN Reference
Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray TreefrogAmphibiaMoreheadNN Reference
Plethodon kentucki Cumberland Plateau SalamanderAmphibiaMoreheadNN YesReference
Cryptobranchus alleganiensis alleganiensis Eastern HellbenderAmphibiaMoreheadNE YesReference
Notophthalmus viridescens Eastern NewtAmphibiaMoreheadNN Reference
Hemidactylium scutatum Four-toed SalamanderAmphibiaMoreheadNN YesReference
Bufo fowleri Fowler's ToadAmphibiaMoreheadNN Reference
Rana clamitans melanota Green FrogAmphibiaMoreheadNN Reference
Aneides aeneus Green SalamanderAmphibiaMoreheadNN YesReference
Ambystoma jeffersonianum Jefferson SalamanderAmphibiaMoreheadNN Reference
Gyrinophilus porphyriticus duryi Kentucky Spring SalamanderAmphibiaMoreheadNN Reference
Eurycea longicauda Longtail SalamanderAmphibiaMoreheadNN Reference
Ambystoma opacum Marbled SalamanderAmphibiaMoreheadNN Reference
Pseudotriton montanus diastictus Midland Mud SalamanderAmphibiaMoreheadNN Reference
Pseudacris brachyphona Mountain Chorus FrogAmphibiaMoreheadNN Reference
Necturus maculosus MudpuppyAmphibiaMoreheadNN Reference
Desmognathus fuscus Northern Dusky SalamanderAmphibiaMoreheadNN YesReference
Pseudacris crucifer crucifer Northern Spring PeeperAmphibiaMoreheadNN Reference
Rana palustris Pickerel FrogAmphibiaMoreheadNN Reference
Plethodon richmondi Ravine SalamanderAmphibiaMoreheadNN Reference
Pseudotriton ruber Red SalamanderAmphibiaMoreheadNN Reference
Desmognathus monticola Seal SalamanderAmphibiaMoreheadNN Reference
Plethodon glutinosus Slimy SalamanderAmphibiaMoreheadNN Reference
Rana sphenocephala Southern Leopard FrogAmphibiaMoreheadNN YesReference
Eurycea cirrigera Southern Two-lined SalamanderAmphibiaMoreheadNN Reference
Ambystoma maculatum Spotted SalamanderAmphibiaMoreheadNN Reference
Ambystoma barbouri Streamside SalamanderAmphibiaMoreheadNN YesReference
Rana sylvatica Wood FrogAmphibiaMoreheadNN YesReference
32 species are listed.