Species Information

Reptilia observations for selected quads

Linked life history provided courtesy of NatureServe Explorer.
Records may include both recent and historical observations.
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List Reptilia observations in 1 selected quad.
Selected quad is: Elva.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Plestiodon laticeps Broad-headed SkinkReptiliaElvaNN Reference
Plestiodon fasciatus Common Five-lined SkinkReptiliaElvaNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis Common GartersnakeReptiliaElvaNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Common WatersnakeReptiliaElvaNN Reference
Carphophis amoenus Common WormsnakeReptiliaElvaNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Dekay's BrownsnakeReptiliaElvaNN Reference
Nerodia rhombifer Diamond-backed WatersnakeReptiliaElvaNN Reference
Lampropeltis nigra Eastern Black KingsnakeReptiliaElvaNN Reference
Agkistrodon contortrix Eastern CopperheadReptiliaElvaNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Eastern Fence LizardReptiliaElvaNN Reference
Thamnophis saurita saurita Eastern RibbonsnakeReptiliaElvaNSYesReference
Pantherophis spiloides Gray RatsnakeReptiliaElvaNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Little Brown SkinkReptiliaElvaNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus stictogenys Mississippi Ringneck SnakeReptiliaElvaNN Reference
Coluber constrictor North American RacerReptiliaElvaNN Reference
Agkistrodon piscivorus Northern CottonmouthReptiliaElvaNNYesReference
Nerodia erythrogaster Plain-bellied WatersnakeReptiliaElvaNN Reference
Lampropeltis calligaster Prairie KingsnakeReptiliaElvaNN Reference
Storeria occipitomaculata Red-bellied SnakeReptiliaElvaNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough GreensnakeReptiliaElvaNN Reference
Virginia valeriae elegans Western Earth SnakeReptiliaElvaNN Reference
Farancia abacura reinwardtii Western MudsnakeReptiliaElvaNSYesReference
22 species are listed.