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: Covington.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaCovingtonNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaCovingtonNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaCovingtonNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaCovingtonNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaCovingtonNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaCovingtonNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaCovingtonNN Reference
Clonophis kirtlandii Kirtland's SnakeReptiliaCovingtonNT YesReference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaCovingtonNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaCovingtonNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaCovingtonNN Reference
Regina septemvittata Queen SnakeReptiliaCovingtonNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaCovingtonNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaCovingtonNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaCovingtonNN Reference
15 species are listed.