Species Information

Reptilia observations for selected quads

Linked life history provided courtesy of NatureServe Explorer.
Records may include both recent and historical observations.
US Status Definitions     Kentucky Status Definitions

List Reptilia observations in 1 selected quad.
Selected quad is: Anchorage.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaAnchorageNN Reference
Graptemys geographica Common Map TurtleReptiliaAnchorageNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaAnchorageNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaAnchorageNN Reference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaAnchorageNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaAnchorageNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaAnchorageNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaAnchorageNN Reference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaAnchorageNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaAnchorageNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaAnchorageNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaAnchorageNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaAnchorageNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaAnchorageNN Reference
Regina septemvittata Queen SnakeReptiliaAnchorageNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaAnchorageNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaAnchorageNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaAnchorageNN Reference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaAnchorageNN Reference
19 species are listed.