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: Carter.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Acris blanchardi Blanchard's Cricket FrogAmphibiaCarterNN Reference
Ambystoma barbouri Streamside SalamanderAmphibiaCarterNN YesReference
Ambystoma jeffersonianum Jefferson SalamanderAmphibiaCarterNN Reference
Ambystoma maculatum Spotted SalamanderAmphibiaCarterNN Reference
Ambystoma opacum Marbled SalamanderAmphibiaCarterNN Reference
Aneides aeneus Green SalamanderAmphibiaCarterNN YesReference
Bufo americanus American ToadAmphibiaCarterNN Reference
Bufo fowleri Fowler's ToadAmphibiaCarterNN Reference
Cryptobranchus alleganiensis alleganiensis Eastern HellbenderAmphibiaCarterNE YesReference
Desmognathus fuscus Northern Dusky SalamanderAmphibiaCarterNN YesReference
Desmognathus monticola Seal SalamanderAmphibiaCarterNN Reference
Desmognathus ochrophaeus Allegheny Mountain Dusky SalamanderAmphibiaCarterNN YesReference
Eurycea cirrigera Southern Two-lined SalamanderAmphibiaCarterNN Reference
Eurycea longicauda Longtail SalamanderAmphibiaCarterNN Reference
Gyrinophilus porphyriticus duryi Kentucky Spring SalamanderAmphibiaCarterNN Reference
Hemidactylium scutatum Four-toed SalamanderAmphibiaCarterNN YesReference
Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray TreefrogAmphibiaCarterNN Reference
Necturus maculosus MudpuppyAmphibiaCarterNN Reference
Notophthalmus viridescens Eastern NewtAmphibiaCarterNN Reference
Plethodon glutinosus Slimy SalamanderAmphibiaCarterNN Reference
Plethodon kentucki Cumberland Plateau SalamanderAmphibiaCarterNN YesReference
Plethodon richmondi Ravine SalamanderAmphibiaCarterNN Reference
Pseudacris brachyphona Mountain Chorus FrogAmphibiaCarterNN Reference
Pseudacris crucifer crucifer Northern Spring PeeperAmphibiaCarterNN Reference
Pseudotriton montanus diastictus Midland Mud SalamanderAmphibiaCarterNN Reference
Pseudotriton ruber Red SalamanderAmphibiaCarterNN Reference
Rana catesbeiana BullfrogAmphibiaCarterNN Reference
Rana clamitans melanota Green FrogAmphibiaCarterNN Reference
Rana palustris Pickerel FrogAmphibiaCarterNN Reference
Rana sphenocephala Southern Leopard FrogAmphibiaCarterNN YesReference
Rana sylvatica Wood FrogAmphibiaCarterNN YesReference
Scaphiopus holbrookii Eastern SpadefootAmphibiaCarterNN YesReference

32 species are listed