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: Barren.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Acris crepitans Northern Cricket FrogAmphibiaBarrenNN Reference
Ambystoma jeffersonianum Jefferson SalamanderAmphibiaBarrenNN Reference
Ambystoma maculatum Spotted SalamanderAmphibiaBarrenNN Reference
Ambystoma opacum Marbled SalamanderAmphibiaBarrenNN Reference
Ambystoma tigrinum tigrinum Eastern Tiger SalamanderAmphibiaBarrenNN Reference
Bufo americanus American ToadAmphibiaBarrenNN Reference
Bufo fowleri Fowler's ToadAmphibiaBarrenNN Reference
Cryptobranchus alleganiensis alleganiensis Eastern HellbenderAmphibiaBarrenNE YesReference
Desmognathus fuscus Northern Dusky SalamanderAmphibiaBarrenNN YesReference
Eurycea cirrigera Southern Two-lined SalamanderAmphibiaBarrenNN Reference
Eurycea longicauda Longtail SalamanderAmphibiaBarrenNN Reference
Eurycea lucifuga Cave SalamanderAmphibiaBarrenNN Reference
Gastrophryne carolinensis Eastern Narrowmouth ToadAmphibiaBarrenNN Reference
Gyrinophilus porphyriticus duryi Kentucky Spring SalamanderAmphibiaBarrenNN Reference
Hemidactylium scutatum Four-toed SalamanderAmphibiaBarrenNN YesReference
Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray TreefrogAmphibiaBarrenNN Reference
Notophthalmus viridescens Eastern NewtAmphibiaBarrenNN Reference
Plethodon dorsalis Northern Zigzag SalamanderAmphibiaBarrenNN Reference
Plethodon glutinosus Slimy SalamanderAmphibiaBarrenNN Reference
Pseudacris brachyphona Mountain Chorus FrogAmphibiaBarrenNN Reference
Pseudacris crucifer crucifer Northern Spring PeeperAmphibiaBarrenNN Reference
Pseudacris triseriata Western Chorus FrogAmphibiaBarrenNN Reference
Rana catesbeiana BullfrogAmphibiaBarrenNN Reference
Rana clamitans melanota Green FrogAmphibiaBarrenNN Reference
Rana palustris Pickerel FrogAmphibiaBarrenNN Reference
Rana sphenocephala Southern Leopard FrogAmphibiaBarrenNN YesReference
Rana sylvatica Wood FrogAmphibiaBarrenNN YesReference
Scaphiopus holbrookii Eastern SpadefootAmphibiaBarrenNN YesReference

28 species are listed