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: Kenton.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Cambarus bartonii cavatus Appalachian Brook CrayfishMalacostracaKentonNN Reference
Cambarus ortmanni Ortmann's MudbugMalacostracaKentonNN Reference
Cambarus tenebrosus Cavespring CrayfishMalacostracaKentonNN Reference
Orconectes cristavarius Spiny Stream CrayfishMalacostracaKentonNN Reference
Orconectes juvenilis Kentucky River CrayfishMalacostracaKentonNN Reference
Orconectes rusticus Rusty CrayfishMalacostracaKentonNN Reference

6 species are listed