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: Fleming.

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

6 species are listed