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: Menifee.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Cambarus bartonii cavatus Appalachian Brook CrayfishMalacostracaMenifeeNN Reference
Cambarus dubius Upland Burrowing CrayfishMalacostracaMenifeeNN Reference
Cambarus ortmanni Ortmann's MudbugMalacostracaMenifeeNN Reference
Cambarus robustus Big Water CrayfishMalacostracaMenifeeNN Reference
Cambarus thomai Little Brown MudbugMalacostracaMenifeeNN Reference
Hyalella azteca No Common Name (Hyalella azteca)MalacostracaMenifeeNN Reference
Orconectes cristavarius Spiny Stream CrayfishMalacostracaMenifeeNN Reference
Orconectes juvenilis Kentucky River CrayfishMalacostracaMenifeeNN Reference
Orconectes putnami Phallic CrayfishMalacostracaMenifeeNN Reference
Orconectes rusticus Rusty CrayfishMalacostracaMenifeeNN Reference

10 species are listed