Species Information

Class of Malacostraca (Crayfish) observations for selected counties


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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: Edmonson.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Barbicambarus cornutus Bottlebrush CrayfishMalacostracaEdmonsonNS YesReference
Cambarus graysoni Twospot CrayfishMalacostracaEdmonsonNN Reference
Cambarus polychromatus Paintedhand MudbugMalacostracaEdmonsonNN Reference
Cambarus striatus Ambiguous CrayfishMalacostracaEdmonsonNN Reference
Cambarus tenebrosus Cavespring CrayfishMalacostracaEdmonsonNN Reference
Faxonius immunis Calico CrayfishMalacostracaEdmonsonNN Reference
Faxonius putnami Phallic CrayfishMalacostracaEdmonsonNN Reference
Faxonius rusticus Rusty CrayfishMalacostracaEdmonsonNN Reference
Hyalella azteca No Common Name (Hyalella azteca)MalacostracaEdmonsonNN Reference
Lacunicambarus chimera Devil CrayfishMalacostracaEdmonsonNN Reference
Orconectes pellucidus Mammoth Cave CrayfishMalacostracaEdmonsonNS YesReference
Palaemonias ganteri Mammoth Cave ShrimpMalacostracaEdmonsonEE YesReference
Procambarus acutus White River CrawfishMalacostracaEdmonsonNN Reference
Stygobromus vitreus An Amphipod (Stygobromus vitreus)MalacostracaEdmonsonNS YesReference

14 species are listed