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: McCracken.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Acris crepitans Northern Cricket FrogAmphibiaMcCrackenNN Reference
Ambystoma maculatum Spotted SalamanderAmphibiaMcCrackenNN Reference
Ambystoma opacum Marbled SalamanderAmphibiaMcCrackenNN Reference
Ambystoma talpoideum Mole SalamanderAmphibiaMcCrackenNN YesReference
Ambystoma texanum Smallmouth SalamanderAmphibiaMcCrackenNN Reference
Ambystoma tigrinum tigrinum Eastern Tiger SalamanderAmphibiaMcCrackenNN Reference
Bufo americanus American ToadAmphibiaMcCrackenNN Reference
Bufo fowleri Fowler's ToadAmphibiaMcCrackenNN Reference
Cryptobranchus alleganiensis alleganiensis Eastern HellbenderAmphibiaMcCrackenNE YesReference
Desmognathus conanti Spotted Dusky SalamanderAmphibiaMcCrackenNN YesReference
Eurycea cirrigera Southern Two-lined SalamanderAmphibiaMcCrackenNN Reference
Eurycea longicauda Longtail SalamanderAmphibiaMcCrackenNN Reference
Gastrophryne carolinensis Eastern Narrowmouth ToadAmphibiaMcCrackenNN Reference
Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray TreefrogAmphibiaMcCrackenNN Reference
Hyla cinerea Green TreefrogAmphibiaMcCrackenNN YesReference
Necturus maculosus MudpuppyAmphibiaMcCrackenNN Reference
Notophthalmus viridescens Eastern NewtAmphibiaMcCrackenNN Reference
Plethodon dorsalis Northern Zigzag SalamanderAmphibiaMcCrackenNN Reference
Plethodon mississippi Mississippi Slimy SalamanderAmphibiaMcCrackenNN Reference
Pseudacris crucifer crucifer Northern Spring PeeperAmphibiaMcCrackenNN Reference
Pseudacris feriarum Upland Chorus FrogAmphibiaMcCrackenNN Reference
Rana areolata circulosa Northern Crawfish FrogAmphibiaMcCrackenNS YesReference
Rana catesbeiana BullfrogAmphibiaMcCrackenNN Reference
Rana clamitans melanota Green FrogAmphibiaMcCrackenNN Reference
Rana sphenocephala Southern Leopard FrogAmphibiaMcCrackenNN YesReference
Scaphiopus holbrookii Eastern SpadefootAmphibiaMcCrackenNN YesReference
Siren intermedia nettingi Western Lesser SirenAmphibiaMcCrackenNN YesReference

27 species are listed