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: Whitley.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Chelydra serpentina Snapping TurtleCheloniaWhitleyNN Reference
Graptemys geographica Northern Map TurtleCheloniaWhitleyNN Reference
Graptemys ouachitensis Ouachita Map TurtleCheloniaWhitleyNN Reference
Pseudemys concinna River CooterCheloniaWhitleyNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Eastern Musk TurtleCheloniaWhitleyNN Reference
Terrapene carolina Eastern Box TurtleCheloniaWhitleyNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderCheloniaWhitleyNN Reference

7 species are listed