Species Information

Reptilia observations for selected quads

Linked life history provided courtesy of NatureServe Explorer.
Records may include both recent and historical observations.
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List Reptilia observations in 1 selected quad.
Selected quad is: Providence.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaProvidenceNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaProvidenceNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaProvidenceNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaProvidenceNN Reference
Nerodia erythrogaster neglecta Copperbelly Water SnakeReptiliaProvidenceNN YesReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaProvidenceNN Reference
Nerodia rhombifer rhombifer Diamondback Water SnakeReptiliaProvidenceNN YesReference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaProvidenceNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaProvidenceNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaProvidenceNN Reference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaProvidenceNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaProvidenceNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaProvidenceNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaProvidenceNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaProvidenceNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaProvidenceNN Reference
16 species are listed.