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: Hancock.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Chelydra serpentina Snapping TurtleCheloniaHancockNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleCheloniaHancockNN Reference
Terrapene carolina Eastern Box TurtleCheloniaHancockNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderCheloniaHancockNN Reference

4 species are listed