Species Information

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

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Cambarus bartonii cavatus Appalachian Brook CrayfishMalacostracaBreathittNN Reference
Cambarus distans Boxclaw CrawfishMalacostracaBreathittNN Reference
Cambarus dubius Upland Burrowing CrayfishMalacostracaBreathittNN Reference
Cambarus hazardi Brawny CrayfishMalacostracaBreathittNN Reference
Cambarus parvoculus Mountain Midget CrayfishMalacostracaBreathittNT YesReference
Cambarus robustus Big Water CrayfishMalacostracaBreathittNN Reference
Cambarus rusticiformis Depression CrayfishMalacostracaBreathittNN Reference
Cambarus taylori Cutshin CrayfishMalacostracaBreathittNN Reference
Orconectes cristavarius Spiny Stream CrayfishMalacostracaBreathittNN Reference
Orconectes immunis Calico CrayfishMalacostracaBreathittNN Reference
Orconectes putnami Phallic CrayfishMalacostracaBreathittNN Reference
Orconectes rusticus Rusty CrayfishMalacostracaBreathittNN Reference
Orconectes sanbornii Sanborn's CrayfishMalacostracaBreathittNN Reference

13 species are listed