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: Elva.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaElvaNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaElvaNN Reference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaElvaNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaElvaNN Reference
Graptemys geographica Common Map TurtleReptiliaElvaNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaElvaNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaElvaNN Reference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaElvaNN Reference
Nerodia rhombifer rhombifer Diamondback Water SnakeReptiliaElvaNN YesReference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaElvaNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaElvaNN Reference
Kinosternon subrubrum Eastern Mud TurtleReptiliaElvaNN YesReference
Thamnophis sauritus sauritus Eastern Ribbon SnakeReptiliaElvaNS YesReference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaElvaNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaElvaNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaElvaNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaElvaNN Reference
Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata Northern Redbelly SnakeReptiliaElvaNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaElvaNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaElvaNN Reference
Nerodia erythrogaster Plainbelly Water SnakeReptiliaElvaNN Reference
Lampropeltis calligaster calligaster Prairie KingsnakeReptiliaElvaNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaElvaNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaElvaNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaElvaNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaElvaNN Reference
Virginia valeriae Smooth Earth SnakeReptiliaElvaNN Reference
Tantilla coronata Southeastern Crowned SnakeReptiliaElvaNN YesReference
Agkistrodon piscivorus leucostoma Western CottonmouthReptiliaElvaNN YesReference
Farancia abacura reinwardtii Western Mud SnakeReptiliaElvaNS YesReference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaElvaNN Reference
31 species are listed.