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: Harrison.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny SoftshellCheloniaHarrisonNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina Snapping TurtleCheloniaHarrisonNN Reference
Graptemys geographica Northern Map TurtleCheloniaHarrisonNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Eastern Musk TurtleCheloniaHarrisonNN Reference
Terrapene carolina Eastern Box TurtleCheloniaHarrisonNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderCheloniaHarrisonNN Reference

6 species are listed