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: Madison.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Cambarus bartonii cavatus Appalachian Brook CrayfishMalacostracaMadisonNN Reference
Cambarus batchi Bluegrass CrayfishMalacostracaMadisonNN Reference
Cambarus dubius Upland Burrowing CrayfishMalacostracaMadisonNN Reference
Cambarus ortmanni Ortmann's MudbugMalacostracaMadisonNN Reference
Cambarus robustus Big Water CrayfishMalacostracaMadisonNN Reference
Cambarus tenebrosus Cavespring CrayfishMalacostracaMadisonNN Reference
Cambarus thomai Little Brown MudbugMalacostracaMadisonNN Reference
Hyalella azteca No Common Name (Hyalella azteca)MalacostracaMadisonNN Reference
Orconectes cristavarius Spiny Stream CrayfishMalacostracaMadisonNN Reference
Orconectes juvenilis Kentucky River CrayfishMalacostracaMadisonNN Reference
Orconectes rusticus Rusty CrayfishMalacostracaMadisonNN Reference
Procambarus acutus White River CrawfishMalacostracaMadisonNN Reference

12 species are listed