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: Shelby.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Acris blanchardi Blanchard's Cricket FrogAmphibiaShelbyNN Reference
Acris crepitans Northern Cricket FrogAmphibiaShelbyNN Reference
Ambystoma barbouri Streamside SalamanderAmphibiaShelbyNN YesReference
Ambystoma jeffersonianum Jefferson SalamanderAmphibiaShelbyNN Reference
Ambystoma tigrinum tigrinum Eastern Tiger SalamanderAmphibiaShelbyNN Reference
Amphiuma tridactylum Three-toed AmphiumaAmphibiaShelbyNE YesReference
Bufo americanus American ToadAmphibiaShelbyNN Reference
Bufo fowleri Fowler's ToadAmphibiaShelbyNN Reference
Eurycea cirrigera Southern Two-lined SalamanderAmphibiaShelbyNN Reference
Eurycea lucifuga Cave SalamanderAmphibiaShelbyNN Reference
Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray TreefrogAmphibiaShelbyNN Reference
Necturus maculosus MudpuppyAmphibiaShelbyNN Reference
Notophthalmus viridescens Eastern NewtAmphibiaShelbyNN Reference
Plethodon dorsalis Northern Zigzag SalamanderAmphibiaShelbyNN Reference
Plethodon glutinosus Slimy SalamanderAmphibiaShelbyNN Reference
Plethodon richmondi Ravine SalamanderAmphibiaShelbyNN Reference
Pseudacris crucifer crucifer Northern Spring PeeperAmphibiaShelbyNN Reference
Pseudacris triseriata Western Chorus FrogAmphibiaShelbyNN Reference
Rana catesbeiana BullfrogAmphibiaShelbyNN Reference
Rana clamitans melanota Green FrogAmphibiaShelbyNN Reference
Rana palustris Pickerel FrogAmphibiaShelbyNN Reference
Rana pipiens Northern Leopard FrogAmphibiaShelbyNS YesReference
Rana sphenocephala Southern Leopard FrogAmphibiaShelbyNN YesReference

23 species are listed