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: Clark.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Cambarus bartonii cavatus Appalachian Brook CrayfishMalacostracaClarkNN Reference
Cambarus hazardi Brawny CrayfishMalacostracaClarkNN Reference
Cambarus ortmanni Ortmann's MudbugMalacostracaClarkNN Reference
Cambarus robustus Big Water CrayfishMalacostracaClarkNN Reference
Cambarus striatus Ambiguous CrayfishMalacostracaClarkNN Reference
Cambarus tenebrosus Cavespring CrayfishMalacostracaClarkNN Reference
Crangonyx anomalus Anomalous Spring AmphipodMalacostracaClarkNN Reference
Faxonius cristavarius Spiny Stream CrayfishMalacostracaClarkNN Reference
Faxonius juvenilis Kentucky River CrayfishMalacostracaClarkNN Reference
Faxonius putnami Phallic CrayfishMalacostracaClarkNN Reference
Faxonius rusticus Rusty CrayfishMalacostracaClarkNN Reference
Hyalella azteca No Common Name (Hyalella azteca)MalacostracaClarkNN Reference

12 species are listed