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.
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List Class of Malacostraca (Crayfish) observations in 1 selected county.
Selected county is: Muhlenberg.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Caecidotea brevicauda No Common Name (Caecidotea brevicauda)MalacostracaMuhlenbergNN Reference
Cambarus diogenes Devil CrayfishMalacostracaMuhlenbergNN Reference
Cambarus polychromatus Paintedhand MudbugMalacostracaMuhlenbergNN Reference
Creaserinus fodiens Digger CrayfishMalacostracaMuhlenbergNN Reference
Hyalella azteca No Common Name (Hyalella azteca)MalacostracaMuhlenbergNN Reference
Orconectes cristavarius Spiny Stream CrayfishMalacostracaMuhlenbergNN Reference
Orconectes immunis Calico CrayfishMalacostracaMuhlenbergNN Reference
Orconectes putnami Phallic CrayfishMalacostracaMuhlenbergNN Reference
Orconectes rafinesquei Rough River CrayfishMalacostracaMuhlenbergNN Reference
Orconectes ronaldi Mud River CrayfishMalacostracaMuhlenbergNT YesReference
Orconectes tricuspis Western Highland CrayfishMalacostracaMuhlenbergNN Reference
Palaemonetes kadiakensis Mississippi Grass ShrimpMalacostracaMuhlenbergNN Reference
Procambarus clarkii Red Swamp CrawfishMalacostracaMuhlenbergNN Reference

13 species are listed