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: Oakton.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaOaktonNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaOaktonNN Reference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaOaktonNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaOaktonNN Reference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaOaktonNN Reference
Nerodia rhombifer rhombifer Diamondback Water SnakeReptiliaOaktonNN YesReference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaOaktonNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaOaktonNN Reference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaOaktonNN Reference
Graptemys pseudogeographica pseudogeographica False Map TurtleReptiliaOaktonNN YesReference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaOaktonNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaOaktonNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaOaktonNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaOaktonNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaOaktonNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaOaktonNN Reference
Nerodia erythrogaster Plainbelly Water SnakeReptiliaOaktonNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaOaktonNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaOaktonNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaOaktonNN Reference
Pseudemys concinna River CooterReptiliaOaktonNN Reference
Virginia valeriae Smooth Earth SnakeReptiliaOaktonNN Reference
Agkistrodon piscivorus leucostoma Western CottonmouthReptiliaOaktonNN YesReference
Farancia abacura reinwardtii Western Mud SnakeReptiliaOaktonNS YesReference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaOaktonNN Reference
25 species are listed.