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: Rowan.


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

35 species are listed