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: Philpot.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaPhilpotNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaPhilpotNN Reference
Nerodia erythrogaster neglecta Copperbelly Water SnakeReptiliaPhilpotNN YesReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaPhilpotNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaPhilpotNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaPhilpotNN Reference
Thamnophis sauritus sauritus Eastern Ribbon SnakeReptiliaPhilpotNS YesReference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaPhilpotNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaPhilpotNN Reference
Agkistrodon piscivorus leucostoma Western CottonmouthReptiliaPhilpotNN YesReference
10 species are listed.