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: Russell.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Acris crepitans Northern Cricket FrogAmphibiaRussellNN Reference
Ambystoma barbouri Streamside SalamanderAmphibiaRussellNN YesReference
Ambystoma maculatum Spotted SalamanderAmphibiaRussellNN Reference
Ambystoma opacum Marbled SalamanderAmphibiaRussellNN Reference
Bufo americanus American ToadAmphibiaRussellNN Reference
Bufo fowleri Fowler's ToadAmphibiaRussellNN Reference
Cryptobranchus alleganiensis alleganiensis Eastern HellbenderAmphibiaRussellNE YesReference
Desmognathus fuscus Northern Dusky SalamanderAmphibiaRussellNN YesReference
Eurycea cirrigera Southern Two-lined SalamanderAmphibiaRussellNN Reference
Eurycea longicauda Longtail SalamanderAmphibiaRussellNN Reference
Eurycea lucifuga Cave SalamanderAmphibiaRussellNN Reference
Hemidactylium scutatum Four-toed SalamanderAmphibiaRussellNN YesReference
Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray TreefrogAmphibiaRussellNN Reference
Necturus maculosus MudpuppyAmphibiaRussellNN Reference
Notophthalmus viridescens Eastern NewtAmphibiaRussellNN Reference
Plethodon glutinosus Slimy SalamanderAmphibiaRussellNN Reference
Plethodon ventralis Southern Zigzag SalamanderAmphibiaRussellNN YesReference
Pseudacris brachyphona Mountain Chorus FrogAmphibiaRussellNN Reference
Pseudacris crucifer crucifer Northern Spring PeeperAmphibiaRussellNN Reference
Pseudacris feriarum Upland Chorus FrogAmphibiaRussellNN Reference
Pseudotriton ruber Red SalamanderAmphibiaRussellNN Reference
Rana catesbeiana BullfrogAmphibiaRussellNN Reference
Rana clamitans melanota Green FrogAmphibiaRussellNN Reference
Rana palustris Pickerel FrogAmphibiaRussellNN Reference
Rana sphenocephala Southern Leopard FrogAmphibiaRussellNN YesReference
Rana sylvatica Wood FrogAmphibiaRussellNN YesReference

26 species are listed