Species Information

Class of Malacostraca (Crayfish) observations for selected counties


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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: Lincoln.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Cambarus bartonii cavatus Appalachian Brook CrayfishMalacostracaLincolnNN Reference
Cambarus cumberlandensis Cumberland CrayfishMalacostracaLincolnNN Reference
Cambarus deweesae Valley Flame CrayfishMalacostracaLincolnNN Reference
Cambarus dubius Upland Burrowing CrayfishMalacostracaLincolnNN Reference
Cambarus graysoni Twospot CrayfishMalacostracaLincolnNN Reference
Cambarus ortmanni Ortmann's MudbugMalacostracaLincolnNN Reference
Cambarus robustus Big Water CrayfishMalacostracaLincolnNN Reference
Cambarus tenebrosus Cavespring CrayfishMalacostracaLincolnNN Reference
Cambarus thomai Little Brown MudbugMalacostracaLincolnNN Reference
Hyalella azteca No Common Name (Hyalella azteca)MalacostracaLincolnNN Reference
Orconectes juvenilis Kentucky River CrayfishMalacostracaLincolnNN Reference
Orconectes placidus Bigclaw CrayfishMalacostracaLincolnNN Reference
Orconectes putnami Phallic CrayfishMalacostracaLincolnNN Reference
Orconectes rusticus Rusty CrayfishMalacostracaLincolnNN Reference

14 species are listed