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: Elkton.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaElktonNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaElktonNN Reference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaElktonNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaElktonNN Reference
Ophisaurus attenuatus longicaudus Eastern Slender Glass LizardReptiliaElktonNT YesReference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaElktonNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaElktonNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaElktonNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaElktonNN Reference
Lampropeltis calligaster calligaster Prairie KingsnakeReptiliaElktonNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaElktonNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaElktonNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaElktonNN Reference
13 species are listed.