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: Scott.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Cambarus ortmanni Ortmann's MudbugMalacostracaScottNN Reference
Cambarus tenebrosus Cavespring CrayfishMalacostracaScottNN Reference
Hyalella azteca No Common Name (Hyalella azteca)MalacostracaScottNN Reference
Orconectes juvenilis Kentucky River CrayfishMalacostracaScottNN Reference
Orconectes placidus Bigclaw CrayfishMalacostracaScottNN Reference
Orconectes putnami Phallic CrayfishMalacostracaScottNN Reference
Orconectes rusticus Rusty CrayfishMalacostracaScottNN Reference

7 species are listed