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: Taylor.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Barbicambarus cornutus Bottlebrush CrayfishMalacostracaTaylorNS YesReference
Cambarus graysoni Twospot CrayfishMalacostracaTaylorNN Reference
Cambarus ortmanni Ortmann's MudbugMalacostracaTaylorNN Reference
Cambarus robustus Big Water CrayfishMalacostracaTaylorNN Reference
Cambarus striatus Ambiguous CrayfishMalacostracaTaylorNN Reference
Cambarus tenebrosus Cavespring CrayfishMalacostracaTaylorNN Reference
Orconectes barrenensis Barren River CrayfishMalacostracaTaylorNN Reference
Orconectes putnami Phallic CrayfishMalacostracaTaylorNN Reference
Orconectes rusticus Rusty CrayfishMalacostracaTaylorNN Reference

9 species are listed