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: Lexington East.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaLexington EastNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaLexington EastNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaLexington EastNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaLexington EastNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaLexington EastNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaLexington EastNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaLexington EastNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaLexington EastNN Reference
Regina septemvittata Queen SnakeReptiliaLexington EastNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaLexington EastNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaLexington EastNN Reference
11 species are listed.