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: Kenton.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Acris blanchardi Blanchard's Cricket FrogAmphibiaKentonNN Reference
Acris crepitans Northern Cricket FrogAmphibiaKentonNN Reference
Ambystoma barbouri Streamside SalamanderAmphibiaKentonNN YesReference
Ambystoma jeffersonianum Jefferson SalamanderAmphibiaKentonNN Reference
Bufo americanus American ToadAmphibiaKentonNN Reference
Bufo fowleri Fowler's ToadAmphibiaKentonNN Reference
Cryptobranchus alleganiensis alleganiensis Eastern HellbenderAmphibiaKentonNE YesReference
Desmognathus fuscus Northern Dusky SalamanderAmphibiaKentonNN YesReference
Eurycea cirrigera Southern Two-lined SalamanderAmphibiaKentonNN Reference
Eurycea lucifuga Cave SalamanderAmphibiaKentonNN Reference
Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray TreefrogAmphibiaKentonNN Reference
Necturus maculosus MudpuppyAmphibiaKentonNN Reference
Notophthalmus viridescens Eastern NewtAmphibiaKentonNN Reference
Plethodon cinereus Redback SalamanderAmphibiaKentonNS YesReference
Plethodon electromorphus Northern Ravine SalamanderAmphibiaKentonNN Reference
Plethodon glutinosus Slimy SalamanderAmphibiaKentonNN Reference
Plethodon richmondi Ravine SalamanderAmphibiaKentonNN Reference
Pseudacris crucifer crucifer Northern Spring PeeperAmphibiaKentonNN Reference
Pseudotriton montanus diastictus Midland Mud SalamanderAmphibiaKentonNN Reference
Rana catesbeiana BullfrogAmphibiaKentonNN Reference
Rana clamitans melanota Green FrogAmphibiaKentonNN Reference
Rana palustris Pickerel FrogAmphibiaKentonNN Reference
Rana pipiens Northern Leopard FrogAmphibiaKentonNS YesReference

23 species are listed