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: Lee.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Cambarus bartonii cavatus Appalachian Brook CrayfishMalacostracaLeeNN Reference
Cambarus distans Boxclaw CrawfishMalacostracaLeeNN Reference
Cambarus dubius Upland Burrowing CrayfishMalacostracaLeeNN Reference
Cambarus robustus Big Water CrayfishMalacostracaLeeNN Reference
Cambarus sphenoides Triangleclaw CrayfishMalacostracaLeeNN Reference
Cambarus tenebrosus Cavespring CrayfishMalacostracaLeeNN Reference
Hyalella azteca No Common Name (Hyalella azteca)MalacostracaLeeNN Reference
Orconectes cristavarius Spiny Stream CrayfishMalacostracaLeeNN Reference
Orconectes juvenilis Kentucky River CrayfishMalacostracaLeeNN Reference
Orconectes putnami Phallic CrayfishMalacostracaLeeNN Reference
Orconectes rusticus Rusty CrayfishMalacostracaLeeNN Reference

11 species are listed