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: Jefferson.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Acris crepitans Northern Cricket FrogAmphibiaJeffersonNN Reference
Ambystoma barbouri Streamside SalamanderAmphibiaJeffersonNN YesReference
Ambystoma jeffersonianum Jefferson SalamanderAmphibiaJeffersonNN Reference
Ambystoma maculatum Spotted SalamanderAmphibiaJeffersonNN Reference
Ambystoma opacum Marbled SalamanderAmphibiaJeffersonNN Reference
Ambystoma tigrinum tigrinum Eastern Tiger SalamanderAmphibiaJeffersonNN Reference
Bufo americanus American ToadAmphibiaJeffersonNN Reference
Bufo fowleri Fowler's ToadAmphibiaJeffersonNN Reference
Cryptobranchus alleganiensis alleganiensis Eastern HellbenderAmphibiaJeffersonNE YesReference
Desmognathus fuscus Northern Dusky SalamanderAmphibiaJeffersonNN YesReference
Eurycea cirrigera Southern Two-lined SalamanderAmphibiaJeffersonNN Reference
Eurycea longicauda Longtail SalamanderAmphibiaJeffersonNN Reference
Eurycea lucifuga Cave SalamanderAmphibiaJeffersonNN Reference
Hemidactylium scutatum Four-toed SalamanderAmphibiaJeffersonNN YesReference
Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray TreefrogAmphibiaJeffersonNN Reference
Hyla cinerea Green TreefrogAmphibiaJeffersonNN YesReference
Necturus maculosus MudpuppyAmphibiaJeffersonNN Reference
Notophthalmus viridescens Eastern NewtAmphibiaJeffersonNN Reference
Plethodon dorsalis Northern Zigzag SalamanderAmphibiaJeffersonNN Reference
Plethodon electromorphus Northern Ravine SalamanderAmphibiaJeffersonNN Reference
Plethodon glutinosus Slimy SalamanderAmphibiaJeffersonNN Reference
Plethodon richmondi Ravine SalamanderAmphibiaJeffersonNN Reference
Pseudacris brachyphona Mountain Chorus FrogAmphibiaJeffersonNN Reference
Pseudacris crucifer crucifer Northern Spring PeeperAmphibiaJeffersonNN Reference
Pseudacris triseriata Western Chorus FrogAmphibiaJeffersonNN Reference
Pseudotriton montanus diastictus Midland Mud SalamanderAmphibiaJeffersonNN Reference
Rana catesbeiana BullfrogAmphibiaJeffersonNN Reference
Rana clamitans melanota Green FrogAmphibiaJeffersonNN Reference
Rana palustris Pickerel FrogAmphibiaJeffersonNN Reference
Rana sphenocephala Southern Leopard FrogAmphibiaJeffersonNN YesReference
Rana sylvatica Wood FrogAmphibiaJeffersonNN YesReference
Scaphiopus holbrookii Eastern SpadefootAmphibiaJeffersonNN YesReference

32 species are listed