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: Carter.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Cambarus bartonii cavatus Appalachian Brook CrayfishMalacostracaCarterNN Reference
Cambarus dubius Upland Burrowing CrayfishMalacostracaCarterNN Reference
Cambarus robustus Big Water CrayfishMalacostracaCarterNN Reference
Cambarus sciotensis Teays River CrayfishMalacostracaCarterNN Reference
Cambarus thomai Little Brown MudbugMalacostracaCarterNN Reference
Crangonyx caecus An Amphipod (Crangonyx caecus)MalacostracaCarterNT Reference
Hyalella azteca No Common Name (Hyalella azteca)MalacostracaCarterNN Reference
Orconectes cristavarius Spiny Stream CrayfishMalacostracaCarterNN Reference
Orconectes putnami Phallic CrayfishMalacostracaCarterNN Reference
Orconectes sanbornii Sanborn's CrayfishMalacostracaCarterNN Reference

10 species are listed