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: Rushing Bay.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaRushing BayNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaRushing BayNN Reference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaRushing BayNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaRushing BayNN Reference
Graptemys geographica Common Map TurtleReptiliaRushing BayNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaRushing BayNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaRushing BayNN Reference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaRushing BayNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaRushing BayNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaRushing BayNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaRushing BayNN Reference
Kinosternon subrubrum Eastern Mud TurtleReptiliaRushing BayNN YesReference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaRushing BayNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaRushing BayNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaRushing BayNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaRushing BayNN Reference
Apalone mutica mutica Midland Smooth SoftshellReptiliaRushing BayNS YesReference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaRushing BayNN Reference
Graptemys pseudogeographica kohnii Mississippi Map TurtleReptiliaRushing BayNN YesReference
Pituophis melanoleucus melanoleucus Northern Pine SnakeReptiliaRushing BayNE YesReference
Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata Northern Redbelly SnakeReptiliaRushing BayNN Reference
Cemophora coccinea copei Northern Scarlet SnakeReptiliaRushing BayNN YesReference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaRushing BayNN Reference
Graptemys ouachitensis Ouachita Map TurtleReptiliaRushing BayNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaRushing BayNN Reference
Nerodia erythrogaster Plainbelly Water SnakeReptiliaRushing BayNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaRushing BayNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaRushing BayNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaRushing BayNN Reference
Pseudemys concinna River CooterReptiliaRushing BayNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaRushing BayNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum elapsoides Scarlet KingsnakeReptiliaRushing BayNS YesReference
Aspidoscelis sexlineata Six-lined RacerunnerReptiliaRushing BayNN YesReference
Virginia valeriae Smooth Earth SnakeReptiliaRushing BayNN Reference
Tantilla coronata Southeastern Crowned SnakeReptiliaRushing BayNN YesReference
Eumeces inexpectatus Southeastern Five-lined SkinkReptiliaRushing BayNS YesReference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaRushing BayNN YesReference
Sistrurus miliarius streckeri Western Pygmy RattlesnakeReptiliaRushing BayNT YesReference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaRushing BayNN Reference
39 species are listed.