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: Cairo.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaCairoNN Reference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaCairoNN Reference
Nerodia rhombifer rhombifer Diamondback Water SnakeReptiliaCairoNN YesReference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaCairoNN Reference
Graptemys pseudogeographica pseudogeographica False Map TurtleReptiliaCairoNN YesReference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaCairoNN Reference
Apalone mutica mutica Midland Smooth SoftshellReptiliaCairoNS YesReference
Nerodia erythrogaster Plainbelly Water SnakeReptiliaCairoNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaCairoNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaCairoNN Reference
Agkistrodon piscivorus leucostoma Western CottonmouthReptiliaCairoNN YesReference
11 species are listed.