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: Big Creek.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaBig CreekNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaBig CreekNN Reference
Eumeces anthracinus Coal SkinkReptiliaBig CreekNT YesReference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaBig CreekNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaBig CreekNN Reference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaBig CreekNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaBig CreekNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaBig CreekNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaBig CreekNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaBig CreekNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaBig CreekNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaBig CreekNN Reference
Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata Northern Redbelly SnakeReptiliaBig CreekNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaBig CreekNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaBig CreekNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaBig CreekNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaBig CreekNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaBig CreekNN YesReference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaBig CreekNN Reference
19 species are listed.