Species Information

Reptilia observations for selected quads


Linked life history provided courtesy of NatureServe Explorer.
Records may include both recent and historical observations.
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List Reptilia observations in 1 selected quad.
Selected quad is: Elizabethtown.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaElizabethtownNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaElizabethtownNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaElizabethtownNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaElizabethtownNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaElizabethtownNN Reference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaElizabethtownNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaElizabethtownNN Reference
Elaphe guttata Eastern Corn SnakeReptiliaElizabethtownNS YesReference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaElizabethtownNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaElizabethtownNN Reference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaElizabethtownNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaElizabethtownNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaElizabethtownNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaElizabethtownNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaElizabethtownNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaElizabethtownNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaElizabethtownNN Reference
Lampropeltis calligaster calligaster Prairie KingsnakeReptiliaElizabethtownNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaElizabethtownNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaElizabethtownNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaElizabethtownNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaElizabethtownNN Reference
Aspidoscelis sexlineata Six-lined RacerunnerReptiliaElizabethtownNN YesReference
Virginia valeriae Smooth Earth SnakeReptiliaElizabethtownNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaElizabethtownNN YesReference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaElizabethtownNN Reference
26 species are listed.