Species Information

Amphibia 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 Amphibia observations in 1 selected county.
Selected county is: Ballard.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Acris crepitans Northern Cricket FrogAmphibiaBallardNN Reference
Ambystoma texanum Smallmouth SalamanderAmphibiaBallardNN Reference
Ambystoma tigrinum tigrinum Eastern Tiger SalamanderAmphibiaBallardNN Reference
Amphiuma tridactylum Three-toed AmphiumaAmphibiaBallardNE YesReference
Bufo americanus American ToadAmphibiaBallardNN Reference
Bufo fowleri Fowler's ToadAmphibiaBallardNN Reference
Desmognathus conanti Spotted Dusky SalamanderAmphibiaBallardNN YesReference
Eurycea longicauda Longtail SalamanderAmphibiaBallardNN Reference
Gastrophryne carolinensis Eastern Narrowmouth ToadAmphibiaBallardNN Reference
Hyla avivoca Bird-voiced TreefrogAmphibiaBallardNS YesReference
Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray TreefrogAmphibiaBallardNN Reference
Hyla cinerea Green TreefrogAmphibiaBallardNN YesReference
Notophthalmus viridescens Eastern NewtAmphibiaBallardNN Reference
Plethodon mississippi Mississippi Slimy SalamanderAmphibiaBallardNN Reference
Pseudacris crucifer crucifer Northern Spring PeeperAmphibiaBallardNN Reference
Pseudacris feriarum Upland Chorus FrogAmphibiaBallardNN Reference
Rana areolata circulosa Northern Crawfish FrogAmphibiaBallardNS YesReference
Rana catesbeiana BullfrogAmphibiaBallardNN Reference
Rana clamitans melanota Green FrogAmphibiaBallardNN Reference
Rana sphenocephala Southern Leopard FrogAmphibiaBallardNN YesReference
Siren intermedia nettingi Western Lesser SirenAmphibiaBallardNN YesReference

21 species are listed