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.
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List Class of Malacostraca (Crayfish) observations in 1 selected county.
Selected county is: Letcher.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Cambarus bartonii cavatus Appalachian Brook CrayfishMalacostracaLetcherNN Reference
Cambarus buntingi Longclaw CrayfishMalacostracaLetcherNS YesReference
Cambarus cumberlandensis Cumberland CrayfishMalacostracaLetcherNN Reference
Cambarus diogenes Devil CrayfishMalacostracaLetcherNN Reference
Cambarus distans Boxclaw CrawfishMalacostracaLetcherNN Reference
Cambarus dubius Upland Burrowing CrayfishMalacostracaLetcherNN Reference
Cambarus hazardi Brawny CrayfishMalacostracaLetcherNN Reference
Cambarus parvoculus Mountain Midget CrayfishMalacostracaLetcherNT YesReference
Cambarus robustus Big Water CrayfishMalacostracaLetcherNN Reference
Cambarus sciotensis Teays River CrayfishMalacostracaLetcherNN Reference
Orconectes cristavarius Spiny Stream CrayfishMalacostracaLetcherNN Reference
Orconectes immunis Calico CrayfishMalacostracaLetcherNN Reference
Orconectes putnami Phallic CrayfishMalacostracaLetcherNN Reference
Orconectes rusticus Rusty CrayfishMalacostracaLetcherNN Reference

14 species are listed