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: Olmsted.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaOlmstedNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaOlmstedNN Reference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaOlmstedNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaOlmstedNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaOlmstedNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaOlmstedNN Reference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaOlmstedNN Reference
Nerodia rhombifer rhombifer Diamondback Water SnakeReptiliaOlmstedNN YesReference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaOlmstedNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaOlmstedNN Reference
Kinosternon subrubrum Eastern Mud TurtleReptiliaOlmstedNN YesReference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaOlmstedNN Reference
Graptemys pseudogeographica pseudogeographica False Map TurtleReptiliaOlmstedNN YesReference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaOlmstedNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaOlmstedNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaOlmstedNN Reference
Apalone mutica mutica Midland Smooth SoftshellReptiliaOlmstedNS YesReference
Graptemys pseudogeographica kohnii Mississippi Map TurtleReptiliaOlmstedNN YesReference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaOlmstedNN Reference
Graptemys ouachitensis Ouachita Map TurtleReptiliaOlmstedNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaOlmstedNN Reference
Nerodia erythrogaster Plainbelly Water SnakeReptiliaOlmstedNN Reference
Lampropeltis calligaster calligaster Prairie KingsnakeReptiliaOlmstedNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaOlmstedNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaOlmstedNN Reference
Pseudemys concinna River CooterReptiliaOlmstedNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaOlmstedNN Reference
Agkistrodon piscivorus leucostoma Western CottonmouthReptiliaOlmstedNN YesReference
Farancia abacura reinwardtii Western Mud SnakeReptiliaOlmstedNS YesReference
Thamnophis proximus proximus Western Ribbon SnakeReptiliaOlmstedNT YesReference
30 species are listed.