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: Canton.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaCantonNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaCantonNN Reference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaCantonNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaCantonNN Reference
Graptemys geographica Common Map TurtleReptiliaCantonNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaCantonNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaCantonNN Reference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaCantonNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaCantonNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaCantonNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaCantonNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaCantonNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaCantonNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaCantonNN Reference
Graptemys pseudogeographica kohnii Mississippi Map TurtleReptiliaCantonNN YesReference
Pituophis melanoleucus melanoleucus Northern Pine SnakeReptiliaCantonNE YesReference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaCantonNN Reference
Graptemys ouachitensis Ouachita Map TurtleReptiliaCantonNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaCantonNN Reference
Nerodia erythrogaster Plainbelly Water SnakeReptiliaCantonNN Reference
Lampropeltis calligaster calligaster Prairie KingsnakeReptiliaCantonNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaCantonNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaCantonNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaCantonNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaCantonNN Reference
Aspidoscelis sexlineata Six-lined RacerunnerReptiliaCantonNN YesReference
Virginia valeriae Smooth Earth SnakeReptiliaCantonNN Reference
Tantilla coronata Southeastern Crowned SnakeReptiliaCantonNN YesReference
Eumeces inexpectatus Southeastern Five-lined SkinkReptiliaCantonNS YesReference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaCantonNN YesReference
30 species are listed.