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: Bighill.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaBighillNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaBighillNN Reference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaBighillNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaBighillNN Reference
Eumeces anthracinus Coal SkinkReptiliaBighillNT YesReference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaBighillNN Reference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaBighillNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaBighillNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaBighillNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaBighillNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaBighillNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaBighillNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaBighillNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaBighillNN Reference
Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata Northern Redbelly SnakeReptiliaBighillNN Reference
Cemophora coccinea copei Northern Scarlet SnakeReptiliaBighillNN YesReference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaBighillNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaBighillNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaBighillNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaBighillNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaBighillNN Reference
Virginia valeriae Smooth Earth SnakeReptiliaBighillNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaBighillNN YesReference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaBighillNN Reference
24 species are listed.