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: Nicholasville.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaNicholasvilleNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaNicholasvilleNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaNicholasvilleNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaNicholasvilleNN Reference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaNicholasvilleNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaNicholasvilleNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaNicholasvilleNN Reference
Regina septemvittata Queen SnakeReptiliaNicholasvilleNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaNicholasvilleNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaNicholasvilleNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaNicholasvilleNN Reference
11 species are listed.