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: Benham.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaBenhamNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaBenhamNN Reference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaBenhamNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaBenhamNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaBenhamNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaBenhamNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaBenhamNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaBenhamNN Reference
Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata Northern Redbelly SnakeReptiliaBenhamNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaBenhamNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaBenhamNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaBenhamNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaBenhamNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaBenhamNN YesReference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaBenhamNN Reference
15 species are listed.