Species Information

Class of Malacostraca (Crayfish) observations for selected counties


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Records may include both recent and historical observations.
US Status Definitions     Kentucky Status Definitions

List Class of Malacostraca (Crayfish) observations in 1 selected county.
Selected county is: Allen.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Barbicambarus cornutus Bottlebrush CrayfishMalacostracaAllenNS YesReference
Cambarus graysoni Twospot CrayfishMalacostracaAllenNN Reference
Cambarus rusticiformis Depression CrayfishMalacostracaAllenNN Reference
Cambarus striatus Ambiguous CrayfishMalacostracaAllenNN Reference
Cambarus tenebrosus Cavespring CrayfishMalacostracaAllenNN Reference
Hyalella azteca No Common Name (Hyalella azteca)MalacostracaAllenNN Reference
Orconectes barrenensis Barren River CrayfishMalacostracaAllenNN Reference
Orconectes compressus Slender CrayfishMalacostracaAllenNN Reference
Orconectes durelli Saddle CrayfishMalacostracaAllenNN Reference
Orconectes juvenilis Kentucky River CrayfishMalacostracaAllenNN Reference
Orconectes placidus Bigclaw CrayfishMalacostracaAllenNN Reference
Orconectes putnami Phallic CrayfishMalacostracaAllenNN Reference
Orconectes rusticus Rusty CrayfishMalacostracaAllenNN Reference

13 species are listed