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: Clay.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Cambarus bartonii cavatus Appalachian Brook CrayfishMalacostracaClayNN Reference
Cambarus cumberlandensis Cumberland CrayfishMalacostracaClayNN Reference
Cambarus distans Boxclaw CrawfishMalacostracaClayNN Reference
Cambarus guenteri Redbird CrayfishMalacostracaClayNN Reference
Cambarus jezerinaci Spiny Scale CrayfishMalacostracaClayNN Reference
Cambarus parvoculus Mountain Midget CrayfishMalacostracaClayNT YesReference
Cambarus robustus Big Water CrayfishMalacostracaClayNN Reference
Cambarus sphenoides Triangleclaw CrayfishMalacostracaClayNN Reference
Faxonius cristavarius Spiny Stream CrayfishMalacostracaClayNN Reference
Faxonius juvenilis Kentucky River CrayfishMalacostracaClayNN Reference
Faxonius putnami Phallic CrayfishMalacostracaClayNN Reference

11 species are listed