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: Paradise.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaParadiseNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaParadiseNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaParadiseNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaParadiseNN Reference
Nerodia erythrogaster neglecta Copperbelly Water SnakeReptiliaParadiseNN YesReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaParadiseNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaParadiseNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaParadiseNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaParadiseNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaParadiseNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaParadiseNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaParadiseNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaParadiseNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaParadiseNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaParadiseNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaParadiseNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaParadiseNN Reference
Agkistrodon piscivorus leucostoma Western CottonmouthReptiliaParadiseNN YesReference
18 species are listed.