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: McLean.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Barbicambarus cornutus Bottlebrush CrayfishMalacostracaMcLeanNS YesReference
Cambarus diogenes Devil CrayfishMalacostracaMcLeanNN Reference
Cambarus dubius Upland Burrowing CrayfishMalacostracaMcLeanNN Reference
Cambarus ortmanni Ortmann's MudbugMalacostracaMcLeanNN Reference
Cambarus polychromatus Paintedhand MudbugMalacostracaMcLeanNN Reference
Creaserinus fodiens Digger CrayfishMalacostracaMcLeanNN Reference
Hyalella azteca No Common Name (Hyalella azteca)MalacostracaMcLeanNN Reference
Orconectes immunis Calico CrayfishMalacostracaMcLeanNN Reference
Orconectes rafinesquei Rough River CrayfishMalacostracaMcLeanNN Reference
Orconectes rusticus Rusty CrayfishMalacostracaMcLeanNN Reference
Palaemonetes kadiakensis Mississippi Grass ShrimpMalacostracaMcLeanNN Reference

11 species are listed