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: Greenup.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Cambarus bartonii cavatus Appalachian Brook CrayfishMalacostracaGreenupNN Reference
Cambarus dubius Upland Burrowing CrayfishMalacostracaGreenupNN Reference
Cambarus robustus Big Water CrayfishMalacostracaGreenupNN Reference
Cambarus sciotensis Teays River CrayfishMalacostracaGreenupNN Reference
Hyalella azteca No Common Name (Hyalella azteca)MalacostracaGreenupNN Reference
Orconectes cristavarius Spiny Stream CrayfishMalacostracaGreenupNN Reference
Orconectes putnami Phallic CrayfishMalacostracaGreenupNN Reference
Orconectes rusticus Rusty CrayfishMalacostracaGreenupNN Reference
Orconectes sanbornii Sanborn's CrayfishMalacostracaGreenupNN Reference
Palaemonetes kadiakensis Mississippi Grass ShrimpMalacostracaGreenupNN Reference

10 species are listed