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: Bracken.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Apalone mutica mutica Midland Smooth SoftshellCheloniaBrackenNN YesReference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny SoftshellCheloniaBrackenNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina Snapping TurtleCheloniaBrackenNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleCheloniaBrackenNN Reference
Graptemys geographica Northern Map TurtleCheloniaBrackenNN Reference
Terrapene carolina Eastern Box TurtleCheloniaBrackenNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderCheloniaBrackenNN Reference

7 species are listed