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: Daviess.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny SoftshellCheloniaDaviessNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina Snapping TurtleCheloniaDaviessNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleCheloniaDaviessNN Reference
Kinosternon subrubrum Eastern Mud TurtleCheloniaDaviessNN YesReference
Sternotherus odoratus Eastern Musk TurtleCheloniaDaviessNN Reference
Terrapene carolina Eastern Box TurtleCheloniaDaviessNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderCheloniaDaviessNN Reference

7 species are listed