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: Horse Cave.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Plestiodon laticeps Broad-headed SkinkReptiliaHorse CaveNN Reference
Plestiodon fasciatus Common Five-lined SkinkReptiliaHorse CaveNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis Common GartersnakeReptiliaHorse CaveNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Common WatersnakeReptiliaHorse CaveNN Reference
Carphophis amoenus Common WormsnakeReptiliaHorse CaveNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Dekay's BrownsnakeReptiliaHorse CaveNN Reference
Lampropeltis nigra Eastern Black KingsnakeReptiliaHorse CaveNN Reference
Agkistrodon contortrix Eastern CopperheadReptiliaHorse CaveNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Eastern Fence LizardReptiliaHorse CaveNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hog-nosed SnakeReptiliaHorse CaveNN Reference
Pantherophis spiloides Gray RatsnakeReptiliaHorse CaveNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Little Brown SkinkReptiliaHorse CaveNN Reference
Coluber constrictor North American RacerReptiliaHorse CaveNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus edwardsii Northern Ringneck SnakeReptiliaHorse CaveNN Reference
Lampropeltis calligaster Prairie KingsnakeReptiliaHorse CaveNN Reference
Pantherophis guttatus Red CornsnakeReptiliaHorse CaveNSYesReference
Storeria occipitomaculata Red-bellied SnakeReptiliaHorse CaveNN Reference
Aspidoscelis sexlineata Six-lined RacerunnerReptiliaHorse CaveNSYesReference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaHorse CaveNNYesReference
Virginia valeriae elegans Western Earth SnakeReptiliaHorse CaveNN Reference
20 species are listed.