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: Dexter.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaDexterNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaDexterNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaDexterNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaDexterNN Reference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaDexterNN Reference
Nerodia rhombifer rhombifer Diamondback Water SnakeReptiliaDexterNN YesReference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaDexterNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaDexterNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaDexterNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaDexterNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaDexterNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaDexterNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaDexterNN Reference
Lampropeltis calligaster calligaster Prairie KingsnakeReptiliaDexterNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaDexterNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaDexterNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaDexterNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaDexterNN YesReference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaDexterNN Reference
19 species are listed.