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: Clay.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny SoftshellCheloniaClayNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina Snapping TurtleCheloniaClayNN Reference
Graptemys geographica Northern Map TurtleCheloniaClayNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Eastern Musk TurtleCheloniaClayNN Reference
Terrapene carolina Eastern Box TurtleCheloniaClayNN Reference

5 species are listed