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: Whitley.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Cambarus bartonii cavatus Appalachian Brook CrayfishMalacostracaWhitleyNN Reference
Cambarus buntingi Longclaw CrayfishMalacostracaWhitleyNS YesReference
Cambarus cumberlandensis Cumberland CrayfishMalacostracaWhitleyNN Reference
Cambarus deweesae Valley Flame CrayfishMalacostracaWhitleyNN Reference
Cambarus distans Boxclaw CrawfishMalacostracaWhitleyNN Reference
Cambarus dubius Upland Burrowing CrayfishMalacostracaWhitleyNN Reference
Cambarus parvoculus Mountain Midget CrayfishMalacostracaWhitleyNT YesReference
Cambarus robustus Big Water CrayfishMalacostracaWhitleyNN Reference
Cambarus rusticiformis Depression CrayfishMalacostracaWhitleyNN Reference
Cambarus sphenoides Triangleclaw CrayfishMalacostracaWhitleyNN Reference
Cambarus thomai Little Brown MudbugMalacostracaWhitleyNN Reference
Faxonius cristavarius Spiny Stream CrayfishMalacostracaWhitleyNN Reference
Faxonius juvenilis Kentucky River CrayfishMalacostracaWhitleyNN Reference
Faxonius placidus Bigclaw CrayfishMalacostracaWhitleyNN Reference
Faxonius putnami Phallic CrayfishMalacostracaWhitleyNN Reference
Hyalella azteca No Common Name (Hyalella azteca)MalacostracaWhitleyNN Reference

16 species are listed