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: Sutherland.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaSutherlandNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaSutherlandNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaSutherlandNN Reference
Nerodia erythrogaster neglecta Copperbelly Water SnakeReptiliaSutherlandNN YesReference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaSutherlandNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaSutherlandNN Reference
Kinosternon subrubrum Eastern Mud TurtleReptiliaSutherlandNN YesReference
Thamnophis sauritus sauritus Eastern Ribbon SnakeReptiliaSutherlandNS YesReference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaSutherlandNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaSutherlandNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaSutherlandNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaSutherlandNN Reference
Regina septemvittata Queen SnakeReptiliaSutherlandNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaSutherlandNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaSutherlandNN Reference
15 species are listed.