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: Christian.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Acris crepitans Northern Cricket FrogAmphibiaChristianNN Reference
Ambystoma maculatum Spotted SalamanderAmphibiaChristianNN Reference
Ambystoma opacum Marbled SalamanderAmphibiaChristianNN Reference
Ambystoma talpoideum Mole SalamanderAmphibiaChristianNN YesReference
Ambystoma texanum Smallmouth SalamanderAmphibiaChristianNN Reference
Ambystoma tigrinum tigrinum Eastern Tiger SalamanderAmphibiaChristianNN Reference
Bufo americanus American ToadAmphibiaChristianNN Reference
Bufo fowleri Fowler's ToadAmphibiaChristianNN Reference
Cryptobranchus alleganiensis alleganiensis Eastern HellbenderAmphibiaChristianNE YesReference
Desmognathus fuscus Northern Dusky SalamanderAmphibiaChristianNN YesReference
Eurycea cirrigera Southern Two-lined SalamanderAmphibiaChristianNN Reference
Eurycea longicauda Longtail SalamanderAmphibiaChristianNN Reference
Eurycea lucifuga Cave SalamanderAmphibiaChristianNN Reference
Gastrophryne carolinensis Eastern Narrowmouth ToadAmphibiaChristianNN Reference
Hemidactylium scutatum Four-toed SalamanderAmphibiaChristianNN YesReference
Hyla avivoca Bird-voiced TreefrogAmphibiaChristianNS YesReference
Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray TreefrogAmphibiaChristianNN Reference
Hyla cinerea Green TreefrogAmphibiaChristianNN YesReference
Hyla gratiosa Barking TreefrogAmphibiaChristianNS YesReference
Notophthalmus viridescens Eastern NewtAmphibiaChristianNN Reference
Plethodon dorsalis Northern Zigzag SalamanderAmphibiaChristianNN Reference
Plethodon glutinosus Slimy SalamanderAmphibiaChristianNN Reference
Pseudacris crucifer crucifer Northern Spring PeeperAmphibiaChristianNN Reference
Pseudacris triseriata Western Chorus FrogAmphibiaChristianNN Reference
Pseudotriton montanus diastictus Midland Mud SalamanderAmphibiaChristianNN Reference
Pseudotriton ruber Red SalamanderAmphibiaChristianNN Reference
Rana areolata circulosa Northern Crawfish FrogAmphibiaChristianNS YesReference
Rana catesbeiana BullfrogAmphibiaChristianNN Reference
Rana clamitans melanota Green FrogAmphibiaChristianNN Reference
Rana palustris Pickerel FrogAmphibiaChristianNN Reference
Rana sphenocephala Southern Leopard FrogAmphibiaChristianNN YesReference
Rana sylvatica Wood FrogAmphibiaChristianNN YesReference
Scaphiopus holbrookii Eastern SpadefootAmphibiaChristianNN YesReference

33 species are listed