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: Jeffersontown.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaJeffersontownNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaJeffersontownNN Reference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaJeffersontownNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaJeffersontownNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaJeffersontownNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaJeffersontownNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaJeffersontownNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaJeffersontownNN Reference
Ophisaurus attenuatus longicaudus Eastern Slender Glass LizardReptiliaJeffersontownNT YesReference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaJeffersontownNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaJeffersontownNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaJeffersontownNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaJeffersontownNN Reference
Regina septemvittata Queen SnakeReptiliaJeffersontownNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaJeffersontownNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaJeffersontownNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaJeffersontownNN Reference
Pseudemys concinna River CooterReptiliaJeffersontownNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaJeffersontownNN Reference
19 species are listed.