Species Information

Class of Malacostraca (Crayfish) observations for selected counties

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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: Ohio.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Barbicambarus cornutus Bottlebrush CrayfishMalacostracaOhioNS YesReference
Cambarus diogenes Devil CrayfishMalacostracaOhioNN Reference
Cambarus graysoni Twospot CrayfishMalacostracaOhioNN Reference
Cambarus ortmanni Ortmann's MudbugMalacostracaOhioNN Reference
Cambarus polychromatus Paintedhand MudbugMalacostracaOhioNN Reference
Cambarus tenebrosus Cavespring CrayfishMalacostracaOhioNN Reference
Creaserinus fodiens Digger CrayfishMalacostracaOhioNN Reference
Hyalella azteca No Common Name (Hyalella azteca)MalacostracaOhioNN Reference
Orconectes immunis Calico CrayfishMalacostracaOhioNN Reference
Orconectes rafinesquei Rough River CrayfishMalacostracaOhioNN Reference
Orconectes rusticus Rusty CrayfishMalacostracaOhioNN Reference
Orconectes tricuspis Western Highland CrayfishMalacostracaOhioNN Reference
Palaemonetes kadiakensis Mississippi Grass ShrimpMalacostracaOhioNN Reference
Procambarus acutus White River CrawfishMalacostracaOhioNN Reference

14 species are listed