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: Knox.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny SoftshellCheloniaKnoxNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina Snapping TurtleCheloniaKnoxNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Eastern Musk TurtleCheloniaKnoxNN Reference
Terrapene carolina Eastern Box TurtleCheloniaKnoxNN Reference

4 species are listed