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: Trigg.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Cambarus diogenes Devil CrayfishMalacostracaTriggNN Reference
Cambarus friaufi Hairy CrayfishMalacostracaTriggNS YesReference
Cambarus rusticiformis Depression CrayfishMalacostracaTriggNN Reference
Cambarus tenebrosus Cavespring CrayfishMalacostracaTriggNN Reference
Creaserinus fodiens Digger CrayfishMalacostracaTriggNN Reference
Gammarus minus No Common Name (Gammarus minus)MalacostracaTriggNN Reference
Hyalella azteca No Common Name (Hyalella azteca)MalacostracaTriggNN Reference
Orconectes compressus Slender CrayfishMalacostracaTriggNN Reference
Orconectes kentuckiensis Kentucky CrayfishMalacostracaTriggNN Reference
Orconectes pellucidus Mammoth Cave CrayfishMalacostracaTriggNS YesReference
Orconectes placidus Bigclaw CrayfishMalacostracaTriggNN Reference
Orconectes tricuspis Western Highland CrayfishMalacostracaTriggNN Reference
Stygobromus vitreus An Amphipod (Stygobromus vitreus)MalacostracaTriggNS YesReference

13 species are listed