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: Murray.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaMurrayNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaMurrayNN Reference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaMurrayNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaMurrayNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaMurrayNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaMurrayNN Reference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaMurrayNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaMurrayNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaMurrayNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaMurrayNN Reference
Thamnophis sauritus sauritus Eastern Ribbon SnakeReptiliaMurrayNS YesReference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaMurrayNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaMurrayNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaMurrayNN Reference
Apalone mutica mutica Midland Smooth SoftshellReptiliaMurrayNS YesReference
Graptemys pseudogeographica kohnii Mississippi Map TurtleReptiliaMurrayNN YesReference
Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata Northern Redbelly SnakeReptiliaMurrayNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaMurrayNN Reference
Graptemys ouachitensis Ouachita Map TurtleReptiliaMurrayNN Reference
Lampropeltis calligaster calligaster Prairie KingsnakeReptiliaMurrayNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaMurrayNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaMurrayNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaMurrayNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaMurrayNN Reference
Aspidoscelis sexlineata Six-lined RacerunnerReptiliaMurrayNN YesReference
Virginia valeriae Smooth Earth SnakeReptiliaMurrayNN Reference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaMurrayNN Reference
27 species are listed.