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: Madisonville East.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaMadisonville EastNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaMadisonville EastNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaMadisonville EastNN Reference
Nerodia erythrogaster neglecta Copperbelly Water SnakeReptiliaMadisonville EastNN YesReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaMadisonville EastNN Reference
Nerodia rhombifer rhombifer Diamondback Water SnakeReptiliaMadisonville EastNN YesReference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaMadisonville EastNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaMadisonville EastNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaMadisonville EastNN Reference
Thamnophis sauritus sauritus Eastern Ribbon SnakeReptiliaMadisonville EastNS YesReference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaMadisonville EastNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaMadisonville EastNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaMadisonville EastNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaMadisonville EastNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaMadisonville EastNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaMadisonville EastNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaMadisonville EastNN Reference
Agkistrodon piscivorus leucostoma Western CottonmouthReptiliaMadisonville EastNN YesReference
18 species are listed.