Species Information

Amphibia observations for selected counties


Linked life history provided courtesy of NatureServe Explorer.
Records may include both recent and historical observations.
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List Amphibia observations in 1 selected county.
Selected county is: Nicholas.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Acris blanchardi Blanchard's Cricket FrogAmphibiaNicholasNN Reference
Ambystoma barbouri Streamside SalamanderAmphibiaNicholasNN YesReference
Ambystoma jeffersonianum Jefferson SalamanderAmphibiaNicholasNN Reference
Ambystoma maculatum Spotted SalamanderAmphibiaNicholasNN Reference
Bufo americanus American ToadAmphibiaNicholasNN Reference
Bufo fowleri Fowler's ToadAmphibiaNicholasNN Reference
Cryptobranchus alleganiensis alleganiensis Eastern HellbenderAmphibiaNicholasNE YesReference
Desmognathus fuscus Northern Dusky SalamanderAmphibiaNicholasNN YesReference
Eurycea cirrigera Southern Two-lined SalamanderAmphibiaNicholasNN Reference
Eurycea longicauda Longtail SalamanderAmphibiaNicholasNN Reference
Eurycea lucifuga Cave SalamanderAmphibiaNicholasNN Reference
Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray TreefrogAmphibiaNicholasNN Reference
Necturus maculosus MudpuppyAmphibiaNicholasNN Reference
Notophthalmus viridescens Eastern NewtAmphibiaNicholasNN Reference
Plethodon glutinosus Slimy SalamanderAmphibiaNicholasNN Reference
Plethodon richmondi Ravine SalamanderAmphibiaNicholasNN Reference
Pseudacris crucifer crucifer Northern Spring PeeperAmphibiaNicholasNN Reference
Rana catesbeiana BullfrogAmphibiaNicholasNN Reference
Rana clamitans melanota Green FrogAmphibiaNicholasNN Reference
Rana palustris Pickerel FrogAmphibiaNicholasNN Reference
Rana pipiens Northern Leopard FrogAmphibiaNicholasNS YesReference

21 species are listed