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: Hardin.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Barbicambarus cornutus Bottlebrush CrayfishMalacostracaHardinNS YesReference
Cambarus bartonii cavatus Appalachian Brook CrayfishMalacostracaHardinNN Reference
Cambarus diogenes Devil CrayfishMalacostracaHardinNN Reference
Cambarus graysoni Twospot CrayfishMalacostracaHardinNN Reference
Cambarus polychromatus Paintedhand MudbugMalacostracaHardinNN Reference
Cambarus rusticiformis Depression CrayfishMalacostracaHardinNN Reference
Cambarus striatus Ambiguous CrayfishMalacostracaHardinNN Reference
Cambarus tenebrosus Cavespring CrayfishMalacostracaHardinNN Reference
Crangonyx richmondensis Ellis Bog CrangonyctidMalacostracaHardinNN Reference
Hyalella azteca No Common Name (Hyalella azteca)MalacostracaHardinNN Reference
Orconectes barrenensis Barren River CrayfishMalacostracaHardinNN Reference
Orconectes cristavarius Spiny Stream CrayfishMalacostracaHardinNN Reference
Orconectes inermis inermis Ghost CrayfishMalacostracaHardinNS YesReference
Orconectes juvenilis Kentucky River CrayfishMalacostracaHardinNN Reference
Orconectes putnami Phallic CrayfishMalacostracaHardinNN Reference
Orconectes rafinesquei Rough River CrayfishMalacostracaHardinNN Reference
Orconectes rusticus Rusty CrayfishMalacostracaHardinNN Reference
Procambarus acutus White River CrawfishMalacostracaHardinNN Reference

18 species are listed