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: Crittenden.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Cambarus diogenes Devil CrayfishMalacostracaCrittendenNN Reference
Cambarus polychromatus Paintedhand MudbugMalacostracaCrittendenNN Reference
Cambarus tenebrosus Cavespring CrayfishMalacostracaCrittendenNN Reference
Creaserinus fodiens Digger CrayfishMalacostracaCrittendenNN Reference
Hyalella azteca No Common Name (Hyalella azteca)MalacostracaCrittendenNN Reference
Orconectes bisectus Crittenden CrayfishMalacostracaCrittendenNT YesReference
Orconectes immunis Calico CrayfishMalacostracaCrittendenNN Reference
Orconectes kentuckiensis Kentucky CrayfishMalacostracaCrittendenNN Reference
Orconectes margorectus Livingston CrayfishMalacostracaCrittendenNT YesReference
Orconectes tricuspis Western Highland CrayfishMalacostracaCrittendenNN Reference
Palaemonetes kadiakensis Mississippi Grass ShrimpMalacostracaCrittendenNN Reference
Procambarus acutus White River CrawfishMalacostracaCrittendenNN Reference

12 species are listed