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: Nelson.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Cambarus bartonii cavatus Appalachian Brook CrayfishMalacostracaNelsonNN Reference
Creaserinus fodiens Digger CrayfishMalacostracaNelsonNN Reference
Hyalella azteca No Common Name (Hyalella azteca)MalacostracaNelsonNN Reference
Orconectes juvenilis Kentucky River CrayfishMalacostracaNelsonNN Reference
Orconectes rusticus Rusty CrayfishMalacostracaNelsonNN Reference

5 species are listed