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: McCreary.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Acris crepitans Northern Cricket FrogAmphibiaMcCrearyNN Reference
Ambystoma maculatum Spotted SalamanderAmphibiaMcCrearyNN Reference
Ambystoma opacum Marbled SalamanderAmphibiaMcCrearyNN Reference
Aneides aeneus Green SalamanderAmphibiaMcCrearyNN YesReference
Bufo americanus American ToadAmphibiaMcCrearyNN Reference
Bufo fowleri Fowler's ToadAmphibiaMcCrearyNN Reference
Cryptobranchus alleganiensis alleganiensis Eastern HellbenderAmphibiaMcCrearyNE YesReference
Desmognathus fuscus Northern Dusky SalamanderAmphibiaMcCrearyNN YesReference
Desmognathus monticola Seal SalamanderAmphibiaMcCrearyNN Reference
Desmognathus welteri Black Mountain SalamanderAmphibiaMcCrearyNN YesReference
Eurycea cirrigera Southern Two-lined SalamanderAmphibiaMcCrearyNN Reference
Eurycea longicauda Longtail SalamanderAmphibiaMcCrearyNN Reference
Eurycea lucifuga Cave SalamanderAmphibiaMcCrearyNN Reference
Gastrophryne carolinensis Eastern Narrowmouth ToadAmphibiaMcCrearyNN Reference
Gyrinophilus porphyriticus duryi Kentucky Spring SalamanderAmphibiaMcCrearyNN Reference
Hemidactylium scutatum Four-toed SalamanderAmphibiaMcCrearyNN YesReference
Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray TreefrogAmphibiaMcCrearyNN Reference
Necturus maculosus MudpuppyAmphibiaMcCrearyNN Reference
Notophthalmus viridescens Eastern NewtAmphibiaMcCrearyNN Reference
Plethodon glutinosus Slimy SalamanderAmphibiaMcCrearyNN Reference
Plethodon kentucki Cumberland Plateau SalamanderAmphibiaMcCrearyNN YesReference
Plethodon richmondi Ravine SalamanderAmphibiaMcCrearyNN Reference
Plethodon ventralis Southern Zigzag SalamanderAmphibiaMcCrearyNN YesReference
Pseudacris brachyphona Mountain Chorus FrogAmphibiaMcCrearyNN Reference
Pseudacris crucifer crucifer Northern Spring PeeperAmphibiaMcCrearyNN Reference
Pseudacris feriarum Upland Chorus FrogAmphibiaMcCrearyNN Reference
Pseudotriton montanus diastictus Midland Mud SalamanderAmphibiaMcCrearyNN Reference
Pseudotriton ruber Red SalamanderAmphibiaMcCrearyNN Reference
Rana catesbeiana BullfrogAmphibiaMcCrearyNN Reference
Rana clamitans melanota Green FrogAmphibiaMcCrearyNN Reference
Rana palustris Pickerel FrogAmphibiaMcCrearyNN Reference
Rana sylvatica Wood FrogAmphibiaMcCrearyNN YesReference
Scaphiopus holbrookii Eastern SpadefootAmphibiaMcCrearyNN YesReference

33 species are listed