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: Greenup.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaGreenupNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaGreenupNN Reference
Graptemys geographica Common Map TurtleReptiliaGreenupNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaGreenupNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaGreenupNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaGreenupNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaGreenupNN Reference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaGreenupNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaGreenupNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaGreenupNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaGreenupNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaGreenupNN Reference
12 species are listed.