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: Mercer.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Acris crepitans Northern Cricket FrogAmphibiaMercerNN Reference
Ambystoma barbouri Streamside SalamanderAmphibiaMercerNN YesReference
Bufo americanus American ToadAmphibiaMercerNN Reference
Cryptobranchus alleganiensis alleganiensis Eastern HellbenderAmphibiaMercerNE YesReference
Desmognathus fuscus Northern Dusky SalamanderAmphibiaMercerNN YesReference
Eurycea cirrigera Southern Two-lined SalamanderAmphibiaMercerNN Reference
Eurycea longicauda Longtail SalamanderAmphibiaMercerNN Reference
Eurycea lucifuga Cave SalamanderAmphibiaMercerNN Reference
Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray TreefrogAmphibiaMercerNN Reference
Necturus maculosus MudpuppyAmphibiaMercerNN Reference
Plethodon dorsalis Northern Zigzag SalamanderAmphibiaMercerNN Reference
Plethodon glutinosus Slimy SalamanderAmphibiaMercerNN Reference
Pseudacris crucifer crucifer Northern Spring PeeperAmphibiaMercerNN Reference
Pseudotriton montanus diastictus Midland Mud SalamanderAmphibiaMercerNN Reference
Pseudotriton ruber Red SalamanderAmphibiaMercerNN Reference
Rana catesbeiana BullfrogAmphibiaMercerNN Reference
Rana clamitans melanota Green FrogAmphibiaMercerNN Reference
Rana palustris Pickerel FrogAmphibiaMercerNN Reference
Rana pipiens Northern Leopard FrogAmphibiaMercerNS YesReference

19 species are listed