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: Knott.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Cambarus bartonii cavatus Appalachian Brook CrayfishMalacostracaKnottNN Reference
Cambarus batchi Bluegrass CrayfishMalacostracaKnottNN Reference
Cambarus distans Boxclaw CrawfishMalacostracaKnottNN Reference
Cambarus dubius Upland Burrowing CrayfishMalacostracaKnottNN Reference
Cambarus hazardi Brawny CrayfishMalacostracaKnottNN Reference
Cambarus robustus Big Water CrayfishMalacostracaKnottNN Reference
Cambarus sciotensis Teays River CrayfishMalacostracaKnottNN Reference
Cambarus striatus Ambiguous CrayfishMalacostracaKnottNN Reference
Cambarus theepiensis Coalfields CrayfishMalacostracaKnottNN Reference
Orconectes cristavarius Spiny Stream CrayfishMalacostracaKnottNN Reference
Orconectes kentuckiensis Kentucky CrayfishMalacostracaKnottNN Reference

11 species are listed