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: Magoffin.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Cambarus bartonii cavatus Appalachian Brook CrayfishMalacostracaMagoffinNN Reference
Cambarus distans Boxclaw CrawfishMalacostracaMagoffinNN Reference
Cambarus dubius Upland Burrowing CrayfishMalacostracaMagoffinNN Reference
Cambarus ortmanni Ortmann's MudbugMalacostracaMagoffinNN Reference
Cambarus robustus Big Water CrayfishMalacostracaMagoffinNN Reference
Cambarus theepiensis Coalfields CrayfishMalacostracaMagoffinNN Reference
Cambarus thomai Little Brown MudbugMalacostracaMagoffinNN Reference
Orconectes cristavarius Spiny Stream CrayfishMalacostracaMagoffinNN Reference
Orconectes kentuckiensis Kentucky CrayfishMalacostracaMagoffinNN Reference
Orconectes putnami Phallic CrayfishMalacostracaMagoffinNN Reference
Orconectes rusticus Rusty CrayfishMalacostracaMagoffinNN Reference

11 species are listed