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: Letcher.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Ambystoma maculatum Spotted SalamanderAmphibiaLetcherNN Reference
Ambystoma opacum Marbled SalamanderAmphibiaLetcherNN Reference
Aneides aeneus Green SalamanderAmphibiaLetcherNN YesReference
Bufo americanus American ToadAmphibiaLetcherNN Reference
Bufo fowleri Fowler's ToadAmphibiaLetcherNN Reference
Cryptobranchus alleganiensis alleganiensis Eastern HellbenderAmphibiaLetcherNE YesReference
Desmognathus fuscus Northern Dusky SalamanderAmphibiaLetcherNN YesReference
Desmognathus monticola Seal SalamanderAmphibiaLetcherNN Reference
Desmognathus ochrophaeus Allegheny Mountain Dusky SalamanderAmphibiaLetcherNN YesReference
Desmognathus welteri Black Mountain SalamanderAmphibiaLetcherNN YesReference
Eurycea cirrigera Southern Two-lined SalamanderAmphibiaLetcherNN Reference
Eurycea longicauda Longtail SalamanderAmphibiaLetcherNN Reference
Gyrinophilus porphyriticus duryi Kentucky Spring SalamanderAmphibiaLetcherNN Reference
Hemidactylium scutatum Four-toed SalamanderAmphibiaLetcherNN YesReference
Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray TreefrogAmphibiaLetcherNN Reference
Necturus maculosus MudpuppyAmphibiaLetcherNN Reference
Notophthalmus viridescens Eastern NewtAmphibiaLetcherNN Reference
Plethodon glutinosus Slimy SalamanderAmphibiaLetcherNN Reference
Plethodon kentucki Cumberland Plateau SalamanderAmphibiaLetcherNN YesReference
Plethodon richmondi Ravine SalamanderAmphibiaLetcherNN Reference
Plethodon wehrlei Wehrle's SalamanderAmphibiaLetcherNE YesReference
Pseudacris brachyphona Mountain Chorus FrogAmphibiaLetcherNN Reference
Pseudacris crucifer crucifer Northern Spring PeeperAmphibiaLetcherNN Reference
Pseudotriton montanus diastictus Midland Mud SalamanderAmphibiaLetcherNN Reference
Pseudotriton ruber Red SalamanderAmphibiaLetcherNN Reference
Rana catesbeiana BullfrogAmphibiaLetcherNN Reference
Rana clamitans melanota Green FrogAmphibiaLetcherNN Reference
Rana palustris Pickerel FrogAmphibiaLetcherNN Reference
Rana sylvatica Wood FrogAmphibiaLetcherNN YesReference

29 species are listed