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: Shepherdsville.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaShepherdsvilleNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaShepherdsvilleNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaShepherdsvilleNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaShepherdsvilleNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaShepherdsvilleNN Reference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaShepherdsvilleNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaShepherdsvilleNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaShepherdsvilleNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaShepherdsvilleNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaShepherdsvilleNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaShepherdsvilleNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaShepherdsvilleNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaShepherdsvilleNN Reference
Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata Northern Redbelly SnakeReptiliaShepherdsvilleNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaShepherdsvilleNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaShepherdsvilleNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaShepherdsvilleNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaShepherdsvilleNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaShepherdsvilleNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaShepherdsvilleNN Reference
Virginia valeriae Smooth Earth SnakeReptiliaShepherdsvilleNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaShepherdsvilleNN YesReference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaShepherdsvilleNN Reference
23 species are listed.