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: Hickman.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Cambarellus shufeldtii Cajun Dwarf CrayfishMalacostracaHickmanNS YesReference
Cambarus diogenes Devil CrayfishMalacostracaHickmanNN Reference
Cambarus distans Boxclaw CrawfishMalacostracaHickmanNN Reference
Cambarus ludovicianus Painted Devil CrayfishMalacostracaHickmanNN Reference
Creaserinus fodiens Digger CrayfishMalacostracaHickmanNN Reference
Hyalella azteca No Common Name (Hyalella azteca)MalacostracaHickmanNN Reference
Orconectes immunis Calico CrayfishMalacostracaHickmanNN Reference
Orconectes lancifer Shrimp CrayfishMalacostracaHickmanNE YesReference
Orconectes palmeri palmeri Gray-speckled CrayfishMalacostracaHickmanNE YesReference
Palaemonetes kadiakensis Mississippi Grass ShrimpMalacostracaHickmanNN Reference
Procambarus acutus White River CrawfishMalacostracaHickmanNN Reference
Procambarus clarkii Red Swamp CrawfishMalacostracaHickmanNN Reference
Procambarus viaeviridis Vernal CrayfishMalacostracaHickmanNT YesReference

13 species are listed