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: Clinton.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaClintonNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaClintonNN Reference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaClintonNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaClintonNN Reference
Kinosternon subrubrum Eastern Mud TurtleReptiliaClintonNN YesReference
Thamnophis sauritus sauritus Eastern Ribbon SnakeReptiliaClintonNS YesReference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaClintonNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaClintonNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaClintonNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaClintonNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaClintonNN Reference
Nerodia erythrogaster Plainbelly Water SnakeReptiliaClintonNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaClintonNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaClintonNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaClintonNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaClintonNN Reference
Virginia valeriae Smooth Earth SnakeReptiliaClintonNN Reference
Chrysemys dorsalis Southern Painted TurtleReptiliaClintonNT YesReference
Agkistrodon piscivorus leucostoma Western CottonmouthReptiliaClintonNN YesReference
Farancia abacura reinwardtii Western Mud SnakeReptiliaClintonNS YesReference
20 species are listed.