Species Information

Reptilia observations for selected quads

Linked life history provided courtesy of NatureServe Explorer.
Records may include both recent and historical observations.
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List Reptilia observations in 1 selected quad.
Selected quad is: Alton.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaAltonNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaAltonNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaAltonNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaAltonNN Reference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaAltonNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaAltonNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaAltonNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaAltonNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaAltonNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaAltonNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaAltonNN Reference
Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata Northern Redbelly SnakeReptiliaAltonNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaAltonNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaAltonNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaAltonNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaAltonNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaAltonNN Reference
Virginia valeriae Smooth Earth SnakeReptiliaAltonNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaAltonNN YesReference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaAltonNN Reference
20 species are listed.