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: Caldwell.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Cambarus polychromatus Paintedhand MudbugMalacostracaCaldwellNN Reference
Cambarus tenebrosus Cavespring CrayfishMalacostracaCaldwellNN Reference
Faxonius compressus Slender CrayfishMalacostracaCaldwellNN Reference
Faxonius immunis Calico CrayfishMalacostracaCaldwellNN Reference
Faxonius kentuckiensis Kentucky CrayfishMalacostracaCaldwellNN Reference
Faxonius placidus Bigclaw CrayfishMalacostracaCaldwellNN Reference
Faxonius putnami Phallic CrayfishMalacostracaCaldwellNN Reference
Faxonius tricuspis Western Highland CrayfishMalacostracaCaldwellNN Reference
Hyalella azteca No Common Name (Hyalella azteca)MalacostracaCaldwellNN Reference
Lacunicambarus chimera Devil CrayfishMalacostracaCaldwellNN Reference
Palaemonetes kadiakensis Mississippi Grass ShrimpMalacostracaCaldwellNN Reference
Procambarus acutus White River CrawfishMalacostracaCaldwellNN Reference

12 species are listed