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: Drakesboro.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaDrakesboroNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaDrakesboroNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaDrakesboroNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaDrakesboroNN Reference
Nerodia erythrogaster neglecta Copperbelly Water SnakeReptiliaDrakesboroNN YesReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaDrakesboroNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaDrakesboroNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaDrakesboroNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaDrakesboroNN Reference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaDrakesboroNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaDrakesboroNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaDrakesboroNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaDrakesboroNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaDrakesboroNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaDrakesboroNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaDrakesboroNN YesReference
16 species are listed.