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: Metcalfe.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Barbicambarus cornutus Bottlebrush CrayfishMalacostracaMetcalfeNS YesReference
Cambarus bartonii cavatus Appalachian Brook CrayfishMalacostracaMetcalfeNN Reference
Cambarus diogenes Devil CrayfishMalacostracaMetcalfeNN Reference
Cambarus graysoni Twospot CrayfishMalacostracaMetcalfeNN Reference
Cambarus robustus Big Water CrayfishMalacostracaMetcalfeNN Reference
Cambarus rusticiformis Depression CrayfishMalacostracaMetcalfeNN Reference
Cambarus tenebrosus Cavespring CrayfishMalacostracaMetcalfeNN Reference
Orconectes barrenensis Barren River CrayfishMalacostracaMetcalfeNN Reference
Orconectes juvenilis Kentucky River CrayfishMalacostracaMetcalfeNN Reference
Orconectes placidus Bigclaw CrayfishMalacostracaMetcalfeNN Reference
Orconectes putnami Phallic CrayfishMalacostracaMetcalfeNN Reference
Orconectes rusticus Rusty CrayfishMalacostracaMetcalfeNN Reference

12 species are listed