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: Harlan.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Cambarus bartonii cavatus Appalachian Brook CrayfishMalacostracaHarlanNN Reference
Cambarus buntingi Longclaw CrayfishMalacostracaHarlanNS YesReference
Cambarus distans Boxclaw CrawfishMalacostracaHarlanNN Reference
Cambarus dubius Upland Burrowing CrayfishMalacostracaHarlanNN Reference
Cambarus parvoculus Mountain Midget CrayfishMalacostracaHarlanNT YesReference
Cambarus robustus Big Water CrayfishMalacostracaHarlanNN Reference
Cambarus sphenoides Triangleclaw CrayfishMalacostracaHarlanNN Reference
Cambarus taylori Cutshin CrayfishMalacostracaHarlanNN Reference
Orconectes cristavarius Spiny Stream CrayfishMalacostracaHarlanNN Reference
Orconectes immunis Calico CrayfishMalacostracaHarlanNN Reference
Orconectes juvenilis Kentucky River CrayfishMalacostracaHarlanNN Reference
Orconectes putnami Phallic CrayfishMalacostracaHarlanNN Reference
Orconectes rusticus Rusty CrayfishMalacostracaHarlanNN Reference

13 species are listed