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: Shelby.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Cambarus tenebrosus Cavespring CrayfishMalacostracaShelbyNN Reference
Cambarus thomai Little Brown MudbugMalacostracaShelbyNN Reference
Orconectes cristavarius Spiny Stream CrayfishMalacostracaShelbyNN Reference
Orconectes juvenilis Kentucky River CrayfishMalacostracaShelbyNN Reference
Orconectes putnami Phallic CrayfishMalacostracaShelbyNN Reference
Orconectes rusticus Rusty CrayfishMalacostracaShelbyNN Reference

6 species are listed