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: Dawson Springs.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaDawson SpringsNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaDawson SpringsNN Reference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaDawson SpringsNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaDawson SpringsNN Reference
Graptemys geographica Common Map TurtleReptiliaDawson SpringsNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaDawson SpringsNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaDawson SpringsNN Reference
Nerodia erythrogaster neglecta Copperbelly Water SnakeReptiliaDawson SpringsNN YesReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaDawson SpringsNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaDawson SpringsNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaDawson SpringsNN Reference
Kinosternon subrubrum Eastern Mud TurtleReptiliaDawson SpringsNN YesReference
Thamnophis sauritus sauritus Eastern Ribbon SnakeReptiliaDawson SpringsNS YesReference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaDawson SpringsNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaDawson SpringsNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaDawson SpringsNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaDawson SpringsNN Reference
Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata Northern Redbelly SnakeReptiliaDawson SpringsNN Reference
Cemophora coccinea copei Northern Scarlet SnakeReptiliaDawson SpringsNN YesReference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaDawson SpringsNN Reference
Graptemys ouachitensis Ouachita Map TurtleReptiliaDawson SpringsNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaDawson SpringsNN Reference
Lampropeltis calligaster calligaster Prairie KingsnakeReptiliaDawson SpringsNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaDawson SpringsNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaDawson SpringsNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaDawson SpringsNN Reference
Pseudemys concinna River CooterReptiliaDawson SpringsNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaDawson SpringsNN Reference
Aspidoscelis sexlineata Six-lined RacerunnerReptiliaDawson SpringsNN YesReference
Virginia valeriae Smooth Earth SnakeReptiliaDawson SpringsNN Reference
Tantilla coronata Southeastern Crowned SnakeReptiliaDawson SpringsNN YesReference
Agkistrodon piscivorus leucostoma Western CottonmouthReptiliaDawson SpringsNN YesReference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaDawson SpringsNN Reference
33 species are listed.