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: Owsley.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Cambarus distans Boxclaw CrawfishMalacostracaOwsleyNN Reference
Cambarus dubius Upland Burrowing CrayfishMalacostracaOwsleyNN Reference
Cambarus parvoculus Mountain Midget CrayfishMalacostracaOwsleyNT YesReference
Cambarus robustus Big Water CrayfishMalacostracaOwsleyNN Reference
Cambarus sphenoides Triangleclaw CrayfishMalacostracaOwsleyNN Reference
Faxonius cristavarius Spiny Stream CrayfishMalacostracaOwsleyNN Reference
Faxonius juvenilis Kentucky River CrayfishMalacostracaOwsleyNN Reference
Faxonius putnami Phallic CrayfishMalacostracaOwsleyNN Reference

8 species are listed