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: Jessamine.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Acris blanchardi Blanchard's Cricket FrogAmphibiaJessamineNN Reference
Ambystoma barbouri Streamside SalamanderAmphibiaJessamineNN YesReference
Ambystoma jeffersonianum Jefferson SalamanderAmphibiaJessamineNN Reference
Ambystoma maculatum Spotted SalamanderAmphibiaJessamineNN Reference
Bufo americanus American ToadAmphibiaJessamineNN Reference
Bufo fowleri Fowler's ToadAmphibiaJessamineNN Reference
Cryptobranchus alleganiensis alleganiensis Eastern HellbenderAmphibiaJessamineNE YesReference
Desmognathus fuscus Northern Dusky SalamanderAmphibiaJessamineNN YesReference
Eurycea cirrigera Southern Two-lined SalamanderAmphibiaJessamineNN Reference
Eurycea longicauda Longtail SalamanderAmphibiaJessamineNN Reference
Eurycea lucifuga Cave SalamanderAmphibiaJessamineNN Reference
Gyrinophilus porphyriticus duryi Kentucky Spring SalamanderAmphibiaJessamineNN Reference
Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray TreefrogAmphibiaJessamineNN Reference
Necturus maculosus MudpuppyAmphibiaJessamineNN Reference
Notophthalmus viridescens Eastern NewtAmphibiaJessamineNN Reference
Plethodon dorsalis Northern Zigzag SalamanderAmphibiaJessamineNN Reference
Plethodon glutinosus Slimy SalamanderAmphibiaJessamineNN Reference
Plethodon richmondi Ravine SalamanderAmphibiaJessamineNN Reference
Pseudacris crucifer crucifer Northern Spring PeeperAmphibiaJessamineNN Reference
Pseudotriton montanus diastictus Midland Mud SalamanderAmphibiaJessamineNN Reference
Pseudotriton ruber Red SalamanderAmphibiaJessamineNN Reference
Rana catesbeiana BullfrogAmphibiaJessamineNN Reference
Rana clamitans melanota Green FrogAmphibiaJessamineNN Reference
Rana palustris Pickerel FrogAmphibiaJessamineNN Reference
Rana pipiens Northern Leopard FrogAmphibiaJessamineNS YesReference

25 species are listed