Species Information

Reptilia observations for selected quads

Linked life history provided courtesy of NatureServe Explorer.
Records may include both recent and historical observations.
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List Reptilia observations in 1 selected quad.
Selected quad is: Central City West.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaCentral City WestNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaCentral City WestNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaCentral City WestNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaCentral City WestNN Reference
Nerodia erythrogaster neglecta Copperbelly Water SnakeReptiliaCentral City WestNN YesReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaCentral City WestNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaCentral City WestNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaCentral City WestNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaCentral City WestNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaCentral City WestNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaCentral City WestNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaCentral City WestNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaCentral City WestNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaCentral City WestNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaCentral City WestNN Reference
Agkistrodon piscivorus leucostoma Western CottonmouthReptiliaCentral City WestNN YesReference
16 species are listed.