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: Marion.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Acris crepitans Northern Cricket FrogAmphibiaMarionNN Reference
Ambystoma barbouri Streamside SalamanderAmphibiaMarionNN YesReference
Ambystoma jeffersonianum Jefferson SalamanderAmphibiaMarionNN Reference
Ambystoma maculatum Spotted SalamanderAmphibiaMarionNN Reference
Bufo americanus American ToadAmphibiaMarionNN Reference
Bufo fowleri Fowler's ToadAmphibiaMarionNN Reference
Cryptobranchus alleganiensis alleganiensis Eastern HellbenderAmphibiaMarionNE YesReference
Desmognathus fuscus Northern Dusky SalamanderAmphibiaMarionNN YesReference
Eurycea cirrigera Southern Two-lined SalamanderAmphibiaMarionNN Reference
Eurycea longicauda Longtail SalamanderAmphibiaMarionNN Reference
Eurycea lucifuga Cave SalamanderAmphibiaMarionNN Reference
Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray TreefrogAmphibiaMarionNN Reference
Notophthalmus viridescens Eastern NewtAmphibiaMarionNN Reference
Plethodon dorsalis Northern Zigzag SalamanderAmphibiaMarionNN Reference
Plethodon glutinosus Slimy SalamanderAmphibiaMarionNN Reference
Pseudacris brachyphona Mountain Chorus FrogAmphibiaMarionNN Reference
Pseudacris crucifer crucifer Northern Spring PeeperAmphibiaMarionNN Reference
Rana catesbeiana BullfrogAmphibiaMarionNN Reference
Rana clamitans melanota Green FrogAmphibiaMarionNN Reference
Rana palustris Pickerel FrogAmphibiaMarionNN Reference
Rana sphenocephala Southern Leopard FrogAmphibiaMarionNN YesReference
Rana sylvatica Wood FrogAmphibiaMarionNN YesReference

22 species are listed