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: Hart.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Barbicambarus cornutus Bottlebrush CrayfishMalacostracaHartNS YesReference
Cambarus graysoni Twospot CrayfishMalacostracaHartNN Reference
Cambarus rusticiformis Depression CrayfishMalacostracaHartNN Reference
Cambarus tenebrosus Cavespring CrayfishMalacostracaHartNN Reference
Crangonyx forbesi Cave AmphipodMalacostracaHartNN Reference
Crangonyx packardi Packard's Cave AmphipodMalacostracaHartNN Reference
Gammarus minus No Common Name (Gammarus minus)MalacostracaHartNN Reference
Orconectes barrenensis Barren River CrayfishMalacostracaHartNN Reference
Orconectes durelli Saddle CrayfishMalacostracaHartNN Reference
Orconectes inermis inermis Ghost CrayfishMalacostracaHartNS YesReference
Orconectes pellucidus Mammoth Cave CrayfishMalacostracaHartNS YesReference
Orconectes putnami Phallic CrayfishMalacostracaHartNN Reference
Orconectes rusticus Rusty CrayfishMalacostracaHartNN Reference
Palaemonias ganteri Mammoth Cave ShrimpMalacostracaHartEE YesReference
Stygobromus vitreus An Amphipod (Stygobromus vitreus)MalacostracaHartNS YesReference

15 species are listed