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: Madison.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Acris blanchardi Blanchard's Cricket FrogAmphibiaMadisonNN Reference
Ambystoma barbouri Streamside SalamanderAmphibiaMadisonNN YesReference
Ambystoma jeffersonianum Jefferson SalamanderAmphibiaMadisonNN Reference
Ambystoma maculatum Spotted SalamanderAmphibiaMadisonNN Reference
Ambystoma opacum Marbled SalamanderAmphibiaMadisonNN Reference
Aneides aeneus Green SalamanderAmphibiaMadisonNN YesReference
Bufo americanus American ToadAmphibiaMadisonNN Reference
Bufo fowleri Fowler's ToadAmphibiaMadisonNN Reference
Cryptobranchus alleganiensis alleganiensis Eastern HellbenderAmphibiaMadisonNE YesReference
Desmognathus fuscus Northern Dusky SalamanderAmphibiaMadisonNN YesReference
Desmognathus monticola Seal SalamanderAmphibiaMadisonNN Reference
Desmognathus welteri Black Mountain SalamanderAmphibiaMadisonNN YesReference
Eurycea cirrigera Southern Two-lined SalamanderAmphibiaMadisonNN Reference
Eurycea longicauda Longtail SalamanderAmphibiaMadisonNN Reference
Eurycea lucifuga Cave SalamanderAmphibiaMadisonNN Reference
Gyrinophilus porphyriticus duryi Kentucky Spring SalamanderAmphibiaMadisonNN Reference
Hemidactylium scutatum Four-toed SalamanderAmphibiaMadisonNN YesReference
Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray TreefrogAmphibiaMadisonNN Reference
Necturus maculosus MudpuppyAmphibiaMadisonNN Reference
Notophthalmus viridescens Eastern NewtAmphibiaMadisonNN Reference
Plethodon dorsalis Northern Zigzag SalamanderAmphibiaMadisonNN Reference
Plethodon glutinosus Slimy SalamanderAmphibiaMadisonNN Reference
Plethodon richmondi Ravine SalamanderAmphibiaMadisonNN Reference
Plethodon ventralis Southern Zigzag SalamanderAmphibiaMadisonNN YesReference
Pseudacris brachyphona Mountain Chorus FrogAmphibiaMadisonNN Reference
Pseudacris crucifer crucifer Northern Spring PeeperAmphibiaMadisonNN Reference
Pseudacris feriarum Upland Chorus FrogAmphibiaMadisonNN Reference
Pseudotriton montanus diastictus Midland Mud SalamanderAmphibiaMadisonNN Reference
Pseudotriton ruber Red SalamanderAmphibiaMadisonNN Reference
Rana catesbeiana BullfrogAmphibiaMadisonNN Reference
Rana clamitans melanota Green FrogAmphibiaMadisonNN Reference
Rana palustris Pickerel FrogAmphibiaMadisonNN Reference
Rana pipiens Northern Leopard FrogAmphibiaMadisonNS YesReference
Rana sylvatica Wood FrogAmphibiaMadisonNN YesReference
Scaphiopus holbrookii Eastern SpadefootAmphibiaMadisonNN YesReference

35 species are listed