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: Union.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Acris crepitans Northern Cricket FrogAmphibiaUnionNN Reference
Ambystoma maculatum Spotted SalamanderAmphibiaUnionNN Reference
Ambystoma opacum Marbled SalamanderAmphibiaUnionNN Reference
Ambystoma texanum Smallmouth SalamanderAmphibiaUnionNN Reference
Ambystoma tigrinum tigrinum Eastern Tiger SalamanderAmphibiaUnionNN Reference
Bufo americanus American ToadAmphibiaUnionNN Reference
Bufo fowleri Fowler's ToadAmphibiaUnionNN Reference
Desmognathus fuscus Northern Dusky SalamanderAmphibiaUnionNN YesReference
Eurycea cirrigera Southern Two-lined SalamanderAmphibiaUnionNN Reference
Eurycea longicauda Longtail SalamanderAmphibiaUnionNN Reference
Hyla avivoca Bird-voiced TreefrogAmphibiaUnionNS YesReference
Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray TreefrogAmphibiaUnionNN Reference
Hyla cinerea Green TreefrogAmphibiaUnionNN YesReference
Necturus maculosus MudpuppyAmphibiaUnionNN Reference
Notophthalmus viridescens Eastern NewtAmphibiaUnionNN Reference
Plethodon dorsalis Northern Zigzag SalamanderAmphibiaUnionNN Reference
Pseudacris crucifer crucifer Northern Spring PeeperAmphibiaUnionNN Reference
Pseudacris triseriata Western Chorus FrogAmphibiaUnionNN Reference
Rana catesbeiana BullfrogAmphibiaUnionNN Reference
Rana clamitans melanota Green FrogAmphibiaUnionNN Reference
Rana sphenocephala Southern Leopard FrogAmphibiaUnionNN YesReference
Siren intermedia nettingi Western Lesser SirenAmphibiaUnionNN YesReference

22 species are listed