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: Livingston.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Apalone mutica mutica Midland Smooth SoftshellCheloniaLivingstonNN YesReference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny SoftshellCheloniaLivingstonNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina Snapping TurtleCheloniaLivingstonNN Reference
Chrysemys dorsalis x picta Southern Painted and Painted Turtle HybridCheloniaLivingstonNN Reference
Graptemys geographica Northern Map TurtleCheloniaLivingstonNN Reference
Graptemys ouachitensis Ouachita Map TurtleCheloniaLivingstonNN Reference
Graptemys pseudogeographica kohnii Mississippi Map TurtleCheloniaLivingstonNN YesReference
Graptemys pseudogeographica pseudogeographica Northern False Map TurtleCheloniaLivingstonNN YesReference
Kinosternon subrubrum Eastern Mud TurtleCheloniaLivingstonNN YesReference
Macrochelys temminckii Alligator Snapping TurtleCheloniaLivingstonPTE YesReference
Pseudemys concinna River CooterCheloniaLivingstonNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Eastern Musk TurtleCheloniaLivingstonNN Reference
Terrapene carolina Eastern Box TurtleCheloniaLivingstonNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderCheloniaLivingstonNN Reference

14 species are listed