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.
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List Class of Malacostraca (Crayfish) observations in 1 selected county.
Selected county is: Cumberland.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Cambarus bartonii cavatus Appalachian Brook CrayfishMalacostracaCumberlandNN Reference
Cambarus tenebrosus Cavespring CrayfishMalacostracaCumberlandNN Reference
Hyalella azteca No Common Name (Hyalella azteca)MalacostracaCumberlandNN Reference
Orconectes cristavarius Spiny Stream CrayfishMalacostracaCumberlandNN Reference
Orconectes durelli Saddle CrayfishMalacostracaCumberlandNN Reference
Orconectes placidus Bigclaw CrayfishMalacostracaCumberlandNN Reference
Orconectes putnami Phallic CrayfishMalacostracaCumberlandNN Reference

7 species are listed