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: Whitley.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Acris crepitans Northern Cricket FrogAmphibiaWhitleyNN Reference
Ambystoma maculatum Spotted SalamanderAmphibiaWhitleyNN Reference
Ambystoma opacum Marbled SalamanderAmphibiaWhitleyNN Reference
Aneides aeneus Green SalamanderAmphibiaWhitleyNN YesReference
Bufo americanus American ToadAmphibiaWhitleyNN Reference
Bufo fowleri Fowler's ToadAmphibiaWhitleyNN Reference
Cryptobranchus alleganiensis alleganiensis Eastern HellbenderAmphibiaWhitleyNE YesReference
Desmognathus fuscus Northern Dusky SalamanderAmphibiaWhitleyNN YesReference
Desmognathus monticola Seal SalamanderAmphibiaWhitleyNN Reference
Desmognathus ochrophaeus Allegheny Mountain Dusky SalamanderAmphibiaWhitleyNN YesReference
Desmognathus welteri Black Mountain SalamanderAmphibiaWhitleyNN YesReference
Eurycea cirrigera Southern Two-lined SalamanderAmphibiaWhitleyNN Reference
Eurycea longicauda Longtail SalamanderAmphibiaWhitleyNN Reference
Eurycea lucifuga Cave SalamanderAmphibiaWhitleyNN Reference
Gastrophryne carolinensis Eastern Narrowmouth ToadAmphibiaWhitleyNN Reference
Gyrinophilus porphyriticus duryi Kentucky Spring SalamanderAmphibiaWhitleyNN Reference
Hemidactylium scutatum Four-toed SalamanderAmphibiaWhitleyNN YesReference
Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray TreefrogAmphibiaWhitleyNN Reference
Necturus maculosus MudpuppyAmphibiaWhitleyNN Reference
Notophthalmus viridescens Eastern NewtAmphibiaWhitleyNN Reference
Plethodon glutinosus Slimy SalamanderAmphibiaWhitleyNN Reference
Plethodon kentucki Cumberland Plateau SalamanderAmphibiaWhitleyNN YesReference
Plethodon ventralis Southern Zigzag SalamanderAmphibiaWhitleyNN YesReference
Pseudacris brachyphona Mountain Chorus FrogAmphibiaWhitleyNN Reference
Pseudacris crucifer crucifer Northern Spring PeeperAmphibiaWhitleyNN Reference
Pseudacris feriarum Upland Chorus FrogAmphibiaWhitleyNN Reference
Pseudotriton montanus diastictus Midland Mud SalamanderAmphibiaWhitleyNN Reference
Pseudotriton ruber Red SalamanderAmphibiaWhitleyNN Reference
Rana catesbeiana BullfrogAmphibiaWhitleyNN Reference
Rana clamitans melanota Green FrogAmphibiaWhitleyNN Reference
Rana palustris Pickerel FrogAmphibiaWhitleyNN Reference
Rana sphenocephala Southern Leopard FrogAmphibiaWhitleyNN YesReference
Rana sylvatica Wood FrogAmphibiaWhitleyNN YesReference
Scaphiopus holbrookii Eastern SpadefootAmphibiaWhitleyNN YesReference

34 species are listed