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: Somerset.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaSomersetNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaSomersetNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaSomersetNN Reference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaSomersetNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaSomersetNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaSomersetNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaSomersetNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaSomersetNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaSomersetNN Reference
Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata Northern Redbelly SnakeReptiliaSomersetNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaSomersetNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaSomersetNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaSomersetNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaSomersetNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaSomersetNN YesReference
15 species are listed.