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Class of Malacostraca (Crayfish) observations for selected counties


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Records may include both recent and historical observations.
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List Class of Malacostraca (Crayfish) observations in 1 selected county.
Selected county is: Leslie.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Cambarus bartonii cavatus Appalachian Brook CrayfishMalacostracaLeslieNN Reference
Cambarus distans Boxclaw CrawfishMalacostracaLeslieNN Reference
Cambarus dubius Upland Burrowing CrayfishMalacostracaLeslieNN Reference
Cambarus jezerinaci Spiny Scale CrayfishMalacostracaLeslieNN Reference
Cambarus parvoculus Mountain Midget CrayfishMalacostracaLeslieNT YesReference
Cambarus robustus Big Water CrayfishMalacostracaLeslieNN Reference
Cambarus sphenoides Triangleclaw CrayfishMalacostracaLeslieNN Reference
Cambarus striatus Ambiguous CrayfishMalacostracaLeslieNN Reference
Cambarus taylori Cutshin CrayfishMalacostracaLeslieNN Reference
Orconectes cristavarius Spiny Stream CrayfishMalacostracaLeslieNN Reference
Orconectes juvenilis Kentucky River CrayfishMalacostracaLeslieNN Reference
Orconectes putnami Phallic CrayfishMalacostracaLeslieNN Reference

12 species are listed