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: Calloway.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Cambarus diogenes Devil CrayfishMalacostracaCallowayNN Reference
Cambarus polychromatus Paintedhand MudbugMalacostracaCallowayNN Reference
Creaserinus fodiens Digger CrayfishMalacostracaCallowayNN Reference
Hyalella azteca No Common Name (Hyalella azteca)MalacostracaCallowayNN Reference
Orconectes burri Blood River CrayfishMalacostracaCallowayNT YesReference
Orconectes durelli Saddle CrayfishMalacostracaCallowayNN Reference
Orconectes placidus Bigclaw CrayfishMalacostracaCallowayNN Reference
Orconectes rafinesquei Rough River CrayfishMalacostracaCallowayNN Reference
Orconectes tricuspis Western Highland CrayfishMalacostracaCallowayNN Reference
Procambarus acutus White River CrawfishMalacostracaCallowayNN Reference
Procambarus viaeviridis Vernal CrayfishMalacostracaCallowayNT YesReference

11 species are listed