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: Mason.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny SoftshellCheloniaMasonNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina Snapping TurtleCheloniaMasonNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleCheloniaMasonNN Reference
Terrapene carolina Eastern Box TurtleCheloniaMasonNN Reference

4 species are listed