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: Nortonville.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaNortonvilleNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaNortonvilleNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaNortonvilleNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaNortonvilleNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaNortonvilleNN Reference
Nerodia erythrogaster neglecta Copperbelly Water SnakeReptiliaNortonvilleNN YesReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaNortonvilleNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaNortonvilleNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaNortonvilleNN Reference
Thamnophis sauritus sauritus Eastern Ribbon SnakeReptiliaNortonvilleNS YesReference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaNortonvilleNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaNortonvilleNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaNortonvilleNN Reference
Cemophora coccinea copei Northern Scarlet SnakeReptiliaNortonvilleNN YesReference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaNortonvilleNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaNortonvilleNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaNortonvilleNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaNortonvilleNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaNortonvilleNN Reference
Agkistrodon piscivorus leucostoma Western CottonmouthReptiliaNortonvilleNN YesReference
20 species are listed.