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: Taylor.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Acris crepitans Northern Cricket FrogAmphibiaTaylorNN Reference
Ambystoma barbouri Streamside SalamanderAmphibiaTaylorNN YesReference
Ambystoma jeffersonianum Jefferson SalamanderAmphibiaTaylorNN Reference
Ambystoma maculatum Spotted SalamanderAmphibiaTaylorNN Reference
Ambystoma opacum Marbled SalamanderAmphibiaTaylorNN Reference
Ambystoma tigrinum tigrinum Eastern Tiger SalamanderAmphibiaTaylorNN Reference
Bufo americanus American ToadAmphibiaTaylorNN Reference
Bufo fowleri Fowler's ToadAmphibiaTaylorNN Reference
Cryptobranchus alleganiensis alleganiensis Eastern HellbenderAmphibiaTaylorNE YesReference
Desmognathus fuscus Northern Dusky SalamanderAmphibiaTaylorNN YesReference
Eurycea cirrigera Southern Two-lined SalamanderAmphibiaTaylorNN Reference
Eurycea longicauda Longtail SalamanderAmphibiaTaylorNN Reference
Eurycea lucifuga Cave SalamanderAmphibiaTaylorNN Reference
Gastrophryne carolinensis Eastern Narrowmouth ToadAmphibiaTaylorNN Reference
Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray TreefrogAmphibiaTaylorNN Reference
Necturus maculosus MudpuppyAmphibiaTaylorNN Reference
Notophthalmus viridescens Eastern NewtAmphibiaTaylorNN Reference
Plethodon dorsalis Northern Zigzag SalamanderAmphibiaTaylorNN Reference
Plethodon glutinosus Slimy SalamanderAmphibiaTaylorNN Reference
Plethodon ventralis Southern Zigzag SalamanderAmphibiaTaylorNN YesReference
Pseudacris brachyphona Mountain Chorus FrogAmphibiaTaylorNN Reference
Pseudacris crucifer crucifer Northern Spring PeeperAmphibiaTaylorNN Reference
Pseudacris feriarum Upland Chorus FrogAmphibiaTaylorNN Reference
Pseudotriton ruber Red SalamanderAmphibiaTaylorNN Reference
Rana catesbeiana BullfrogAmphibiaTaylorNN Reference
Rana clamitans melanota Green FrogAmphibiaTaylorNN Reference
Rana palustris Pickerel FrogAmphibiaTaylorNN Reference
Rana sphenocephala Southern Leopard FrogAmphibiaTaylorNN YesReference
Rana sylvatica Wood FrogAmphibiaTaylorNN YesReference

29 species are listed