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: Russell.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Cambarus bartonii cavatus Appalachian Brook CrayfishMalacostracaRussellNN Reference
Cambarus deweesae Valley Flame CrayfishMalacostracaRussellNN Reference
Cambarus distans Boxclaw CrawfishMalacostracaRussellNN Reference
Cambarus graysoni Twospot CrayfishMalacostracaRussellNN Reference
Cambarus striatus Ambiguous CrayfishMalacostracaRussellNN Reference
Cambarus tenebrosus Cavespring CrayfishMalacostracaRussellNN Reference
Hyalella azteca No Common Name (Hyalella azteca)MalacostracaRussellNN Reference
Orconectes durelli Saddle CrayfishMalacostracaRussellNN Reference
Orconectes placidus Bigclaw CrayfishMalacostracaRussellNN Reference
Orconectes putnami Phallic CrayfishMalacostracaRussellNN Reference

10 species are listed