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 West.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaMadisonville WestNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaMadisonville WestNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaMadisonville WestNN Reference
Nerodia erythrogaster neglecta Copperbelly Water SnakeReptiliaMadisonville WestNN YesReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaMadisonville WestNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaMadisonville WestNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaMadisonville WestNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaMadisonville WestNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaMadisonville WestNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaMadisonville WestNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaMadisonville WestNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaMadisonville WestNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaMadisonville WestNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaMadisonville WestNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaMadisonville WestNN Reference
Aspidoscelis sexlineata Six-lined RacerunnerReptiliaMadisonville WestNN YesReference
Agkistrodon piscivorus leucostoma Western CottonmouthReptiliaMadisonville WestNN YesReference
17 species are listed.