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: Birmingham Point.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaBirmingham PointNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaBirmingham PointNN Reference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaBirmingham PointNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaBirmingham PointNN Reference
Graptemys geographica Common Map TurtleReptiliaBirmingham PointNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaBirmingham PointNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaBirmingham PointNN Reference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaBirmingham PointNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaBirmingham PointNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaBirmingham PointNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaBirmingham PointNN Reference
Kinosternon subrubrum Eastern Mud TurtleReptiliaBirmingham PointNN YesReference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaBirmingham PointNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaBirmingham PointNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaBirmingham PointNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaBirmingham PointNN Reference
Apalone mutica mutica Midland Smooth SoftshellReptiliaBirmingham PointNS YesReference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaBirmingham PointNN Reference
Graptemys pseudogeographica kohnii Mississippi Map TurtleReptiliaBirmingham PointNN YesReference
Pituophis melanoleucus melanoleucus Northern Pine SnakeReptiliaBirmingham PointNE YesReference
Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata Northern Redbelly SnakeReptiliaBirmingham PointNN Reference
Cemophora coccinea copei Northern Scarlet SnakeReptiliaBirmingham PointNN YesReference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaBirmingham PointNN Reference
Graptemys ouachitensis Ouachita Map TurtleReptiliaBirmingham PointNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaBirmingham PointNN Reference
Nerodia erythrogaster Plainbelly Water SnakeReptiliaBirmingham PointNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaBirmingham PointNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaBirmingham PointNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaBirmingham PointNN Reference
Pseudemys concinna River CooterReptiliaBirmingham PointNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaBirmingham PointNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum elapsoides Scarlet KingsnakeReptiliaBirmingham PointNS YesReference
Aspidoscelis sexlineata Six-lined RacerunnerReptiliaBirmingham PointNN YesReference
Virginia valeriae Smooth Earth SnakeReptiliaBirmingham PointNN Reference
Tantilla coronata Southeastern Crowned SnakeReptiliaBirmingham PointNN YesReference
Eumeces inexpectatus Southeastern Five-lined SkinkReptiliaBirmingham PointNS YesReference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaBirmingham PointNN YesReference
Agkistrodon piscivorus leucostoma Western CottonmouthReptiliaBirmingham PointNN YesReference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaBirmingham PointNN Reference
39 species are listed.