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: Metcalfe.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Acris crepitans Northern Cricket FrogAmphibiaMetcalfeNN Reference
Ambystoma barbouri Streamside SalamanderAmphibiaMetcalfeNN YesReference
Ambystoma maculatum Spotted SalamanderAmphibiaMetcalfeNN Reference
Ambystoma tigrinum tigrinum Eastern Tiger SalamanderAmphibiaMetcalfeNN Reference
Bufo americanus American ToadAmphibiaMetcalfeNN Reference
Bufo fowleri Fowler's ToadAmphibiaMetcalfeNN Reference
Desmognathus fuscus Northern Dusky SalamanderAmphibiaMetcalfeNN YesReference
Eurycea cirrigera Southern Two-lined SalamanderAmphibiaMetcalfeNN Reference
Eurycea longicauda Longtail SalamanderAmphibiaMetcalfeNN Reference
Eurycea lucifuga Cave SalamanderAmphibiaMetcalfeNN Reference
Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray TreefrogAmphibiaMetcalfeNN Reference
Notophthalmus viridescens Eastern NewtAmphibiaMetcalfeNN Reference
Plethodon dorsalis Northern Zigzag SalamanderAmphibiaMetcalfeNN Reference
Plethodon glutinosus Slimy SalamanderAmphibiaMetcalfeNN Reference
Plethodon ventralis Southern Zigzag SalamanderAmphibiaMetcalfeNN YesReference
Pseudacris brachyphona Mountain Chorus FrogAmphibiaMetcalfeNN Reference
Pseudacris crucifer crucifer Northern Spring PeeperAmphibiaMetcalfeNN Reference
Pseudacris triseriata Western Chorus FrogAmphibiaMetcalfeNN Reference
Pseudotriton ruber Red SalamanderAmphibiaMetcalfeNN Reference
Rana catesbeiana BullfrogAmphibiaMetcalfeNN Reference
Rana clamitans melanota Green FrogAmphibiaMetcalfeNN Reference
Rana palustris Pickerel FrogAmphibiaMetcalfeNN Reference
Rana sylvatica Wood FrogAmphibiaMetcalfeNN YesReference

23 species are listed