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: Means.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaMeansNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaMeansNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaMeansNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaMeansNN Reference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaMeansNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaMeansNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaMeansNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaMeansNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaMeansNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaMeansNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaMeansNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaMeansNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaMeansNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaMeansNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaMeansNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaMeansNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaMeansNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaMeansNN Reference
Virginia valeriae Smooth Earth SnakeReptiliaMeansNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaMeansNN YesReference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaMeansNN Reference
21 species are listed.