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 Spring.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaBig SpringNN Reference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaBig SpringNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaBig SpringNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaBig SpringNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaBig SpringNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaBig SpringNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaBig SpringNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaBig SpringNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaBig SpringNN Reference
Aspidoscelis sexlineata Six-lined RacerunnerReptiliaBig SpringNN YesReference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaBig SpringNN Reference
11 species are listed.