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: Casey.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny SoftshellCheloniaCaseyNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina Snapping TurtleCheloniaCaseyNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleCheloniaCaseyNN Reference
Graptemys geographica Northern Map TurtleCheloniaCaseyNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Eastern Musk TurtleCheloniaCaseyNN Reference
Terrapene carolina Eastern Box TurtleCheloniaCaseyNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderCheloniaCaseyNN Reference

7 species are listed