Species Information

Reptilia observations for selected quads

Linked life history provided courtesy of NatureServe Explorer.
Records may include both recent and historical observations.
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List Reptilia observations in 1 selected quad.
Selected quad is: Linton.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaLintonNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaLintonNN Reference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaLintonNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaLintonNN Reference
Graptemys geographica Common Map TurtleReptiliaLintonNN Reference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaLintonNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaLintonNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaLintonNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaLintonNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaLintonNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaLintonNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaLintonNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaLintonNN Reference
Pituophis melanoleucus melanoleucus Northern Pine SnakeReptiliaLintonNE YesReference
Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata Northern Redbelly SnakeReptiliaLintonNN Reference
Cemophora coccinea copei Northern Scarlet SnakeReptiliaLintonNN YesReference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaLintonNN Reference
Graptemys ouachitensis Ouachita Map TurtleReptiliaLintonNN Reference
Nerodia erythrogaster Plainbelly Water SnakeReptiliaLintonNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaLintonNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaLintonNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaLintonNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaLintonNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum elapsoides Scarlet KingsnakeReptiliaLintonNS YesReference
Aspidoscelis sexlineata Six-lined RacerunnerReptiliaLintonNN YesReference
Virginia valeriae Smooth Earth SnakeReptiliaLintonNN Reference
Tantilla coronata Southeastern Crowned SnakeReptiliaLintonNN YesReference
Eumeces inexpectatus Southeastern Five-lined SkinkReptiliaLintonNS YesReference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaLintonNN YesReference
Sistrurus miliarius streckeri Western Pygmy RattlesnakeReptiliaLintonNT YesReference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaLintonNN Reference
31 species are listed.