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: Upton.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Plestiodon fasciatus Common Five-lined SkinkReptiliaUptonNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis Common GartersnakeReptiliaUptonNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Common WatersnakeReptiliaUptonNN Reference
Carphophis amoenus Common WormsnakeReptiliaUptonNN Reference
Lampropeltis nigra Eastern Black KingsnakeReptiliaUptonNN Reference
Agkistrodon contortrix Eastern CopperheadReptiliaUptonNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Eastern Fence LizardReptiliaUptonNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hog-nosed SnakeReptiliaUptonNN Reference
Ophisaurus attenuatus longicaudus Eastern Slender Glass LizardReptiliaUptonNTYesReference
Pantherophis spiloides Gray RatsnakeReptiliaUptonNN Reference
Coluber constrictor North American RacerReptiliaUptonNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus edwardsii Northern Ringneck SnakeReptiliaUptonNN Reference
Lampropeltis calligaster Prairie KingsnakeReptiliaUptonNN Reference
Pantherophis guttatus Red CornsnakeReptiliaUptonNSYesReference
Storeria occipitomaculata Red-bellied SnakeReptiliaUptonNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough GreensnakeReptiliaUptonNN Reference
Tantilla coronata Southeastern Crowned SnakeReptiliaUptonNTYesReference
17 species are listed.