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: Estill.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Acris blanchardi Blanchard's Cricket FrogAmphibiaEstillNN Reference
Ambystoma barbouri Streamside SalamanderAmphibiaEstillNN YesReference
Ambystoma jeffersonianum Jefferson SalamanderAmphibiaEstillNN Reference
Ambystoma maculatum Spotted SalamanderAmphibiaEstillNN Reference
Ambystoma opacum Marbled SalamanderAmphibiaEstillNN Reference
Aneides aeneus Green SalamanderAmphibiaEstillNN YesReference
Bufo americanus American ToadAmphibiaEstillNN Reference
Bufo fowleri Fowler's ToadAmphibiaEstillNN Reference
Desmognathus fuscus Northern Dusky SalamanderAmphibiaEstillNN YesReference
Desmognathus monticola Seal SalamanderAmphibiaEstillNN Reference
Desmognathus welteri Black Mountain SalamanderAmphibiaEstillNN YesReference
Eurycea cirrigera Southern Two-lined SalamanderAmphibiaEstillNN Reference
Eurycea longicauda Longtail SalamanderAmphibiaEstillNN Reference
Eurycea lucifuga Cave SalamanderAmphibiaEstillNN Reference
Gyrinophilus porphyriticus duryi Kentucky Spring SalamanderAmphibiaEstillNN Reference
Hemidactylium scutatum Four-toed SalamanderAmphibiaEstillNN YesReference
Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray TreefrogAmphibiaEstillNN Reference
Notophthalmus viridescens Eastern NewtAmphibiaEstillNN Reference
Plethodon dorsalis Northern Zigzag SalamanderAmphibiaEstillNN Reference
Plethodon glutinosus Slimy SalamanderAmphibiaEstillNN Reference
Plethodon kentucki Cumberland Plateau SalamanderAmphibiaEstillNN YesReference
Plethodon richmondi Ravine SalamanderAmphibiaEstillNN Reference
Plethodon ventralis Southern Zigzag SalamanderAmphibiaEstillNN YesReference
Pseudacris brachyphona Mountain Chorus FrogAmphibiaEstillNN Reference
Pseudacris crucifer crucifer Northern Spring PeeperAmphibiaEstillNN Reference
Pseudacris feriarum Upland Chorus FrogAmphibiaEstillNN Reference
Pseudotriton ruber Red SalamanderAmphibiaEstillNN Reference
Rana catesbeiana BullfrogAmphibiaEstillNN Reference
Rana clamitans melanota Green FrogAmphibiaEstillNN Reference
Rana palustris Pickerel FrogAmphibiaEstillNN Reference
Rana pipiens Northern Leopard FrogAmphibiaEstillNS YesReference
Rana sylvatica Wood FrogAmphibiaEstillNN YesReference
Scaphiopus holbrookii Eastern SpadefootAmphibiaEstillNN YesReference

33 species are listed