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: Newport.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaNewportNN Reference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaNewportNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaNewportNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaNewportNN Reference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaNewportNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaNewportNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaNewportNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaNewportNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaNewportNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaNewportNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaNewportNN Reference
Regina septemvittata Queen SnakeReptiliaNewportNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaNewportNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaNewportNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaNewportNN Reference
Pseudemys concinna River CooterReptiliaNewportNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaNewportNN Reference
17 species are listed.