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: Pendleton.

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

7 species are listed