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: Elliott.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Cambarus bartonii cavatus Appalachian Brook CrayfishMalacostracaElliottNN Reference
Cambarus dubius Upland Burrowing CrayfishMalacostracaElliottNN Reference
Cambarus robustus Big Water CrayfishMalacostracaElliottNN Reference
Cambarus sciotensis Teays River CrayfishMalacostracaElliottNN Reference
Hyalella azteca No Common Name (Hyalella azteca)MalacostracaElliottNN Reference
Orconectes cristavarius Spiny Stream CrayfishMalacostracaElliottNN Reference
Orconectes putnami Phallic CrayfishMalacostracaElliottNN Reference
Orconectes rusticus Rusty CrayfishMalacostracaElliottNN Reference
Procambarus clarkii Red Swamp CrawfishMalacostracaElliottNN Reference

9 species are listed