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: Lyon.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Acris crepitans Northern Cricket FrogAmphibiaLyonNN Reference
Ambystoma maculatum Spotted SalamanderAmphibiaLyonNN Reference
Ambystoma opacum Marbled SalamanderAmphibiaLyonNN Reference
Ambystoma talpoideum Mole SalamanderAmphibiaLyonNN YesReference
Ambystoma texanum Smallmouth SalamanderAmphibiaLyonNN Reference
Ambystoma tigrinum tigrinum Eastern Tiger SalamanderAmphibiaLyonNN Reference
Bufo americanus American ToadAmphibiaLyonNN Reference
Bufo fowleri Fowler's ToadAmphibiaLyonNN Reference
Cryptobranchus alleganiensis alleganiensis Eastern HellbenderAmphibiaLyonNE YesReference
Desmognathus conanti Spotted Dusky SalamanderAmphibiaLyonNN YesReference
Eurycea cirrigera Southern Two-lined SalamanderAmphibiaLyonNN Reference
Eurycea longicauda Longtail SalamanderAmphibiaLyonNN Reference
Eurycea lucifuga Cave SalamanderAmphibiaLyonNN Reference
Gastrophryne carolinensis Eastern Narrowmouth ToadAmphibiaLyonNN Reference
Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray TreefrogAmphibiaLyonNN Reference
Hyla cinerea Green TreefrogAmphibiaLyonNN YesReference
Hyla gratiosa Barking TreefrogAmphibiaLyonNS YesReference
Notophthalmus viridescens Eastern NewtAmphibiaLyonNN Reference
Plethodon dorsalis Northern Zigzag SalamanderAmphibiaLyonNN Reference
Plethodon glutinosus Slimy SalamanderAmphibiaLyonNN Reference
Pseudacris crucifer crucifer Northern Spring PeeperAmphibiaLyonNN Reference
Pseudacris triseriata Western Chorus FrogAmphibiaLyonNN Reference
Rana catesbeiana BullfrogAmphibiaLyonNN Reference
Rana clamitans melanota Green FrogAmphibiaLyonNN Reference
Rana sphenocephala Southern Leopard FrogAmphibiaLyonNN YesReference
Scaphiopus holbrookii Eastern SpadefootAmphibiaLyonNN YesReference

26 species are listed