Species Information

Class of Malacostraca (Crayfish) observations for selected counties


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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: Clinton.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Cambarus bartonii cavatus Appalachian Brook CrayfishMalacostracaClintonNN Reference
Cambarus cumberlandensis Cumberland CrayfishMalacostracaClintonNN Reference
Cambarus distans Boxclaw CrawfishMalacostracaClintonNN Reference
Cambarus dubius Upland Burrowing CrayfishMalacostracaClintonNN Reference
Cambarus graysoni Twospot CrayfishMalacostracaClintonNN Reference
Cambarus rusticiformis Depression CrayfishMalacostracaClintonNN Reference
Cambarus striatus Ambiguous CrayfishMalacostracaClintonNN Reference
Cambarus tenebrosus Cavespring CrayfishMalacostracaClintonNN Reference
Hyalella azteca No Common Name (Hyalella azteca)MalacostracaClintonNN Reference
Orconectes barri Cumberland Plateau Cave CrayfishMalacostracaClintonNT YesReference
Orconectes cristavarius Spiny Stream CrayfishMalacostracaClintonNN Reference
Orconectes durelli Saddle CrayfishMalacostracaClintonNN Reference
Orconectes placidus Bigclaw CrayfishMalacostracaClintonNN Reference
Orconectes putnami Phallic CrayfishMalacostracaClintonNN Reference

14 species are listed