Species Information

Class of Chelonia (Turtle) 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 Class of Chelonia (Turtle) observations in 1 selected county.
Selected county is: Bath.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny SoftshellCheloniaBathNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina Snapping TurtleCheloniaBathNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleCheloniaBathNN Reference
Graptemys geographica Northern Map TurtleCheloniaBathNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Eastern Musk TurtleCheloniaBathNN Reference
Terrapene carolina Eastern Box TurtleCheloniaBathNN Reference

6 species are listed