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: Webster.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Caecidotea intermedia No Common Name (Caecidotea intermedia)MalacostracaWebsterNN Reference
Cambarus diogenes Devil CrayfishMalacostracaWebsterNN Reference
Cambarus polychromatus Paintedhand MudbugMalacostracaWebsterNN Reference
Cambarus striatus Ambiguous CrayfishMalacostracaWebsterNN Reference
Creaserinus fodiens Digger CrayfishMalacostracaWebsterNN Reference
Hyalella azteca No Common Name (Hyalella azteca)MalacostracaWebsterNN Reference
Orconectes immunis Calico CrayfishMalacostracaWebsterNN Reference
Orconectes kentuckiensis Kentucky CrayfishMalacostracaWebsterNN Reference
Orconectes rafinesquei Rough River CrayfishMalacostracaWebsterNN Reference
Orconectes sanbornii Sanborn's CrayfishMalacostracaWebsterNN Reference
Orconectes tricuspis Western Highland CrayfishMalacostracaWebsterNN Reference
Palaemonetes kadiakensis Mississippi Grass ShrimpMalacostracaWebsterNN Reference
Synurella bifurca No Common Name (Synurella bifurca)MalacostracaWebsterNN Reference

13 species are listed