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: Metcalfe.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Chelydra serpentina Snapping TurtleCheloniaMetcalfeNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleCheloniaMetcalfeNN Reference
Graptemys ouachitensis Ouachita Map TurtleCheloniaMetcalfeNN Reference
Terrapene carolina Eastern Box TurtleCheloniaMetcalfeNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderCheloniaMetcalfeNN Reference

5 species are listed