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: Louisville East.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaLouisville EastNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaLouisville EastNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaLouisville EastNN Reference
Graptemys geographica Common Map TurtleReptiliaLouisville EastNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaLouisville EastNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaLouisville EastNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaLouisville EastNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaLouisville EastNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaLouisville EastNN Reference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaLouisville EastNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaLouisville EastNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaLouisville EastNN Reference
Clonophis kirtlandii Kirtland's SnakeReptiliaLouisville EastNT YesReference
Apalone mutica mutica Midland Smooth SoftshellReptiliaLouisville EastNS YesReference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaLouisville EastNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaLouisville EastNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaLouisville EastNN Reference
Regina septemvittata Queen SnakeReptiliaLouisville EastNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaLouisville EastNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaLouisville EastNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaLouisville EastNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaLouisville EastNN Reference
22 species are listed.