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: Menifee.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Acris blanchardi Blanchard's Cricket FrogAmphibiaMenifeeNN Reference
Ambystoma jeffersonianum Jefferson SalamanderAmphibiaMenifeeNN Reference
Ambystoma maculatum Spotted SalamanderAmphibiaMenifeeNN Reference
Ambystoma opacum Marbled SalamanderAmphibiaMenifeeNN Reference
Aneides aeneus Green SalamanderAmphibiaMenifeeNN YesReference
Bufo americanus American ToadAmphibiaMenifeeNN Reference
Bufo fowleri Fowler's ToadAmphibiaMenifeeNN Reference
Cryptobranchus alleganiensis alleganiensis Eastern HellbenderAmphibiaMenifeeNE YesReference
Desmognathus fuscus Northern Dusky SalamanderAmphibiaMenifeeNN YesReference
Desmognathus monticola Seal SalamanderAmphibiaMenifeeNN Reference
Desmognathus ochrophaeus Allegheny Mountain Dusky SalamanderAmphibiaMenifeeNN YesReference
Desmognathus welteri Black Mountain SalamanderAmphibiaMenifeeNN YesReference
Eurycea cirrigera Southern Two-lined SalamanderAmphibiaMenifeeNN Reference
Eurycea longicauda Longtail SalamanderAmphibiaMenifeeNN Reference
Eurycea lucifuga Cave SalamanderAmphibiaMenifeeNN Reference
Gyrinophilus porphyriticus duryi Kentucky Spring SalamanderAmphibiaMenifeeNN Reference
Hemidactylium scutatum Four-toed SalamanderAmphibiaMenifeeNN YesReference
Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray TreefrogAmphibiaMenifeeNN Reference
Necturus maculosus MudpuppyAmphibiaMenifeeNN Reference
Notophthalmus viridescens Eastern NewtAmphibiaMenifeeNN Reference
Plethodon glutinosus Slimy SalamanderAmphibiaMenifeeNN Reference
Plethodon kentucki Cumberland Plateau SalamanderAmphibiaMenifeeNN YesReference
Plethodon richmondi Ravine SalamanderAmphibiaMenifeeNN Reference
Pseudacris brachyphona Mountain Chorus FrogAmphibiaMenifeeNN Reference
Pseudacris crucifer crucifer Northern Spring PeeperAmphibiaMenifeeNN Reference
Pseudotriton montanus diastictus Midland Mud SalamanderAmphibiaMenifeeNN Reference
Pseudotriton ruber Red SalamanderAmphibiaMenifeeNN Reference
Rana catesbeiana BullfrogAmphibiaMenifeeNN Reference
Rana clamitans melanota Green FrogAmphibiaMenifeeNN Reference
Rana palustris Pickerel FrogAmphibiaMenifeeNN Reference
Rana sphenocephala Southern Leopard FrogAmphibiaMenifeeNN YesReference
Rana sylvatica Wood FrogAmphibiaMenifeeNN YesReference

32 species are listed