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: Meade.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Acris crepitans Northern Cricket FrogAmphibiaMeadeNN Reference
Ambystoma barbouri Streamside SalamanderAmphibiaMeadeNN YesReference
Ambystoma jeffersonianum Jefferson SalamanderAmphibiaMeadeNN Reference
Ambystoma maculatum Spotted SalamanderAmphibiaMeadeNN Reference
Ambystoma opacum Marbled SalamanderAmphibiaMeadeNN Reference
Ambystoma tigrinum tigrinum Eastern Tiger SalamanderAmphibiaMeadeNN Reference
Bufo americanus American ToadAmphibiaMeadeNN Reference
Bufo fowleri Fowler's ToadAmphibiaMeadeNN Reference
Cryptobranchus alleganiensis alleganiensis Eastern HellbenderAmphibiaMeadeNE YesReference
Desmognathus fuscus Northern Dusky SalamanderAmphibiaMeadeNN YesReference
Eurycea cirrigera Southern Two-lined SalamanderAmphibiaMeadeNN Reference
Eurycea longicauda Longtail SalamanderAmphibiaMeadeNN Reference
Eurycea lucifuga Cave SalamanderAmphibiaMeadeNN Reference
Gastrophryne carolinensis Eastern Narrowmouth ToadAmphibiaMeadeNN Reference
Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray TreefrogAmphibiaMeadeNN Reference
Hyla versicolor Gray TreefrogAmphibiaMeadeNS YesReference
Necturus maculosus MudpuppyAmphibiaMeadeNN Reference
Notophthalmus viridescens Eastern NewtAmphibiaMeadeNN Reference
Plethodon dorsalis Northern Zigzag SalamanderAmphibiaMeadeNN Reference
Plethodon glutinosus Slimy SalamanderAmphibiaMeadeNN Reference
Pseudacris crucifer crucifer Northern Spring PeeperAmphibiaMeadeNN Reference
Pseudacris triseriata Western Chorus FrogAmphibiaMeadeNN Reference
Pseudotriton montanus diastictus Midland Mud SalamanderAmphibiaMeadeNN Reference
Pseudotriton ruber Red SalamanderAmphibiaMeadeNN Reference
Rana catesbeiana BullfrogAmphibiaMeadeNN Reference
Rana clamitans melanota Green FrogAmphibiaMeadeNN Reference
Rana palustris Pickerel FrogAmphibiaMeadeNN Reference
Rana sphenocephala Southern Leopard FrogAmphibiaMeadeNN YesReference
Rana sylvatica Wood FrogAmphibiaMeadeNN YesReference
Scaphiopus holbrookii Eastern SpadefootAmphibiaMeadeNN YesReference

30 species are listed