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: Hico.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaHicoNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaHicoNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaHicoNN Reference
Eumeces anthracinus Coal SkinkReptiliaHicoNT YesReference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaHicoNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaHicoNN Reference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaHicoNN Reference
Nerodia rhombifer rhombifer Diamondback Water SnakeReptiliaHicoNN YesReference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaHicoNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaHicoNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaHicoNN Reference
Kinosternon subrubrum Eastern Mud TurtleReptiliaHicoNN YesReference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaHicoNN Reference
Graptemys pseudogeographica pseudogeographica False Map TurtleReptiliaHicoNN YesReference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaHicoNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaHicoNN Reference
Apalone mutica mutica Midland Smooth SoftshellReptiliaHicoNS YesReference
Graptemys pseudogeographica kohnii Mississippi Map TurtleReptiliaHicoNN YesReference
Pituophis melanoleucus melanoleucus Northern Pine SnakeReptiliaHicoNE YesReference
Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata Northern Redbelly SnakeReptiliaHicoNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaHicoNN Reference
Graptemys ouachitensis Ouachita Map TurtleReptiliaHicoNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaHicoNN Reference
Lampropeltis calligaster calligaster Prairie KingsnakeReptiliaHicoNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaHicoNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaHicoNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaHicoNN Reference
Pseudemys concinna River CooterReptiliaHicoNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaHicoNN Reference
Aspidoscelis sexlineata Six-lined RacerunnerReptiliaHicoNN YesReference
Virginia valeriae Smooth Earth SnakeReptiliaHicoNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaHicoNN YesReference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaHicoNN Reference
33 species are listed.