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Class of Malacostraca (Crayfish) observations for selected counties

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Records may include both recent and historical observations.
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List Class of Malacostraca (Crayfish) observations in 1 selected county.
Selected county is: Butler.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Cambarus diogenes Devil CrayfishMalacostracaButlerNN Reference
Cambarus polychromatus Paintedhand MudbugMalacostracaButlerNN Reference
Cambarus striatus Ambiguous CrayfishMalacostracaButlerNN Reference
Cambarus tenebrosus Cavespring CrayfishMalacostracaButlerNN Reference
Creaserinus fodiens Digger CrayfishMalacostracaButlerNN Reference
Hyalella azteca No Common Name (Hyalella azteca)MalacostracaButlerNN Reference
Orconectes immunis Calico CrayfishMalacostracaButlerNN Reference
Orconectes putnami Phallic CrayfishMalacostracaButlerNN Reference
Orconectes ronaldi Mud River CrayfishMalacostracaButlerNT YesReference
Orconectes rusticus Rusty CrayfishMalacostracaButlerNN Reference
Palaemonetes kadiakensis Mississippi Grass ShrimpMalacostracaButlerNN Reference
Procambarus acutus White River CrawfishMalacostracaButlerNN Reference

12 species are listed