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 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
Hyalella azteca No Common Name (Hyalella azteca)MalacostracaClarkNN Reference
Orconectes cristavarius Spiny Stream CrayfishMalacostracaClarkNN Reference
Orconectes juvenilis Kentucky River CrayfishMalacostracaClarkNN Reference
Orconectes putnami Phallic CrayfishMalacostracaClarkNN Reference
Orconectes rusticus Rusty CrayfishMalacostracaClarkNN Reference

11 species are listed