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: Pulaski.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny SoftshellCheloniaPulaskiNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina Snapping TurtleCheloniaPulaskiNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleCheloniaPulaskiNN Reference
Graptemys geographica Northern Map TurtleCheloniaPulaskiNN Reference
Graptemys ouachitensis Ouachita Map TurtleCheloniaPulaskiNN Reference
Pseudemys concinna River CooterCheloniaPulaskiNN Reference
Terrapene carolina Eastern Box TurtleCheloniaPulaskiNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderCheloniaPulaskiNN Reference

8 species are listed