Species Information

Reptilia observations for selected quads

Linked life history provided courtesy of NatureServe Explorer.
Records may include both recent and historical observations.
US Status Definitions     Kentucky Status Definitions

List Reptilia observations in 1 selected quad.
Selected quad is: Dawson Springs SW.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Plestiodon fasciatus Common Five-lined SkinkReptiliaDawson Springs SWNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis Common GartersnakeReptiliaDawson Springs SWNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Common WatersnakeReptiliaDawson Springs SWNN Reference
Carphophis amoenus Common WormsnakeReptiliaDawson Springs SWNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Dekay's BrownsnakeReptiliaDawson Springs SWNN Reference
Nerodia rhombifer Diamond-backed WatersnakeReptiliaDawson Springs SWNN Reference
Lampropeltis nigra Eastern Black KingsnakeReptiliaDawson Springs SWNN Reference
Agkistrodon contortrix Eastern CopperheadReptiliaDawson Springs SWNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Eastern Fence LizardReptiliaDawson Springs SWNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hog-nosed SnakeReptiliaDawson Springs SWNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Eastern MilksnakeReptiliaDawson Springs SWNN Reference
Pantherophis spiloides Gray RatsnakeReptiliaDawson Springs SWNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Little Brown SkinkReptiliaDawson Springs SWNN Reference
Coluber constrictor North American RacerReptiliaDawson Springs SWNN Reference
Agkistrodon piscivorus Northern CottonmouthReptiliaDawson Springs SWNNYesReference
Diadophis punctatus edwardsii Northern Ringneck SnakeReptiliaDawson Springs SWNN Reference
Lampropeltis calligaster Prairie KingsnakeReptiliaDawson Springs SWNN Reference
Storeria occipitomaculata Red-bellied SnakeReptiliaDawson Springs SWNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough GreensnakeReptiliaDawson Springs SWNN Reference
Cemophora coccinea ScarletsnakeReptiliaDawson Springs SWNSYesReference
Aspidoscelis sexlineata Six-lined RacerunnerReptiliaDawson Springs SWNSYesReference
Tantilla coronata Southeastern Crowned SnakeReptiliaDawson Springs SWNTYesReference
Virginia valeriae elegans Western Earth SnakeReptiliaDawson Springs SWNN Reference
23 species are listed.