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: Franklin.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaFranklinNN Reference
Graptemys geographica Common Map TurtleReptiliaFranklinNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaFranklinNN Reference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaFranklinNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaFranklinNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaFranklinNN Reference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaFranklinNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaFranklinNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaFranklinNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaFranklinNN Reference
Lampropeltis calligaster calligaster Prairie KingsnakeReptiliaFranklinNN Reference
Regina septemvittata Queen SnakeReptiliaFranklinNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaFranklinNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaFranklinNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaFranklinNN Reference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaFranklinNN Reference
16 species are listed.