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 diogenes Devil CrayfishMalacostracaCaldwellNN Reference
Cambarus polychromatus Paintedhand MudbugMalacostracaCaldwellNN Reference
Cambarus tenebrosus Cavespring CrayfishMalacostracaCaldwellNN Reference
Hyalella azteca No Common Name (Hyalella azteca)MalacostracaCaldwellNN Reference
Orconectes compressus Slender CrayfishMalacostracaCaldwellNN Reference
Orconectes immunis Calico CrayfishMalacostracaCaldwellNN Reference
Orconectes kentuckiensis Kentucky CrayfishMalacostracaCaldwellNN Reference
Orconectes placidus Bigclaw CrayfishMalacostracaCaldwellNN Reference
Orconectes putnami Phallic CrayfishMalacostracaCaldwellNN Reference
Orconectes tricuspis Western Highland CrayfishMalacostracaCaldwellNN Reference
Palaemonetes kadiakensis Mississippi Grass ShrimpMalacostracaCaldwellNN Reference
Procambarus acutus White River CrawfishMalacostracaCaldwellNN Reference

12 species are listed