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: Hopkins.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Cambarus diogenes Devil CrayfishMalacostracaHopkinsNN Reference
Cambarus polychromatus Paintedhand MudbugMalacostracaHopkinsNN Reference
Cambarus striatus Ambiguous CrayfishMalacostracaHopkinsNN Reference
Creaserinus fodiens Digger CrayfishMalacostracaHopkinsNN Reference
Hyalella azteca No Common Name (Hyalella azteca)MalacostracaHopkinsNN Reference
Orconectes immunis Calico CrayfishMalacostracaHopkinsNN Reference
Orconectes juvenilis Kentucky River CrayfishMalacostracaHopkinsNN Reference
Orconectes kentuckiensis Kentucky CrayfishMalacostracaHopkinsNN Reference
Orconectes rafinesquei Rough River CrayfishMalacostracaHopkinsNN Reference
Orconectes tricuspis Western Highland CrayfishMalacostracaHopkinsNN Reference
Palaemonetes kadiakensis Mississippi Grass ShrimpMalacostracaHopkinsNN Reference
Procambarus acutus White River CrawfishMalacostracaHopkinsNN Reference
Procambarus clarkii Red Swamp CrawfishMalacostracaHopkinsNN Reference

13 species are listed