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: Owen.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Chelydra serpentina Snapping TurtleCheloniaOwenNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleCheloniaOwenNN Reference
Graptemys geographica Northern Map TurtleCheloniaOwenNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Eastern Musk TurtleCheloniaOwenNN Reference
Terrapene carolina Eastern Box TurtleCheloniaOwenNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderCheloniaOwenNN Reference

6 species are listed