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: Rockcastle.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Acris blanchardi Blanchard's Cricket FrogAmphibiaRockcastleNN Reference
Acris crepitans Northern Cricket FrogAmphibiaRockcastleNN Reference
Ambystoma barbouri Streamside SalamanderAmphibiaRockcastleNN YesReference
Ambystoma jeffersonianum Jefferson SalamanderAmphibiaRockcastleNN Reference
Ambystoma maculatum Spotted SalamanderAmphibiaRockcastleNN Reference
Ambystoma opacum Marbled SalamanderAmphibiaRockcastleNN Reference
Aneides aeneus Green SalamanderAmphibiaRockcastleNN YesReference
Bufo americanus American ToadAmphibiaRockcastleNN Reference
Bufo fowleri Fowler's ToadAmphibiaRockcastleNN Reference
Cryptobranchus alleganiensis alleganiensis Eastern HellbenderAmphibiaRockcastleNE YesReference
Desmognathus fuscus Northern Dusky SalamanderAmphibiaRockcastleNN YesReference
Desmognathus monticola Seal SalamanderAmphibiaRockcastleNN Reference
Desmognathus welteri Black Mountain SalamanderAmphibiaRockcastleNN YesReference
Eurycea cirrigera Southern Two-lined SalamanderAmphibiaRockcastleNN Reference
Eurycea longicauda Longtail SalamanderAmphibiaRockcastleNN Reference
Eurycea lucifuga Cave SalamanderAmphibiaRockcastleNN Reference
Gyrinophilus porphyriticus duryi Kentucky Spring SalamanderAmphibiaRockcastleNN Reference
Hemidactylium scutatum Four-toed SalamanderAmphibiaRockcastleNN YesReference
Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray TreefrogAmphibiaRockcastleNN Reference
Necturus maculosus MudpuppyAmphibiaRockcastleNN Reference
Notophthalmus viridescens Eastern NewtAmphibiaRockcastleNN Reference
Plethodon glutinosus Slimy SalamanderAmphibiaRockcastleNN Reference
Plethodon kentucki Cumberland Plateau SalamanderAmphibiaRockcastleNN YesReference
Plethodon richmondi Ravine SalamanderAmphibiaRockcastleNN Reference
Plethodon ventralis Southern Zigzag SalamanderAmphibiaRockcastleNN YesReference
Pseudacris brachyphona Mountain Chorus FrogAmphibiaRockcastleNN Reference
Pseudacris crucifer crucifer Northern Spring PeeperAmphibiaRockcastleNN Reference
Pseudacris feriarum Upland Chorus FrogAmphibiaRockcastleNN Reference
Pseudotriton montanus diastictus Midland Mud SalamanderAmphibiaRockcastleNN Reference
Pseudotriton ruber Red SalamanderAmphibiaRockcastleNN Reference
Rana catesbeiana BullfrogAmphibiaRockcastleNN Reference
Rana clamitans melanota Green FrogAmphibiaRockcastleNN Reference
Rana palustris Pickerel FrogAmphibiaRockcastleNN Reference
Rana sphenocephala Southern Leopard FrogAmphibiaRockcastleNN YesReference
Rana sylvatica Wood FrogAmphibiaRockcastleNN YesReference
Scaphiopus holbrookii Eastern SpadefootAmphibiaRockcastleNN YesReference

36 species are listed