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: Briensburg.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaBriensburgNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaBriensburgNN Reference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaBriensburgNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaBriensburgNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaBriensburgNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaBriensburgNN Reference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaBriensburgNN Reference
Nerodia rhombifer rhombifer Diamondback Water SnakeReptiliaBriensburgNN YesReference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaBriensburgNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaBriensburgNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaBriensburgNN Reference
Kinosternon subrubrum Eastern Mud TurtleReptiliaBriensburgNN YesReference
Thamnophis sauritus sauritus Eastern Ribbon SnakeReptiliaBriensburgNS YesReference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaBriensburgNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaBriensburgNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaBriensburgNN Reference
Graptemys pseudogeographica kohnii Mississippi Map TurtleReptiliaBriensburgNN YesReference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaBriensburgNN Reference
Graptemys ouachitensis Ouachita Map TurtleReptiliaBriensburgNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaBriensburgNN Reference
Nerodia erythrogaster Plainbelly Water SnakeReptiliaBriensburgNN Reference
Regina septemvittata Queen SnakeReptiliaBriensburgNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaBriensburgNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaBriensburgNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaBriensburgNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaBriensburgNN Reference
Aspidoscelis sexlineata Six-lined RacerunnerReptiliaBriensburgNN YesReference
Virginia valeriae Smooth Earth SnakeReptiliaBriensburgNN Reference
Agkistrodon piscivorus leucostoma Western CottonmouthReptiliaBriensburgNN YesReference
Farancia abacura reinwardtii Western Mud SnakeReptiliaBriensburgNS YesReference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaBriensburgNN Reference
31 species are listed.