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: Switzer.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaSwitzerNN Reference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaSwitzerNN Reference
Graptemys geographica Common Map TurtleReptiliaSwitzerNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaSwitzerNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaSwitzerNN Reference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaSwitzerNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaSwitzerNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaSwitzerNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaSwitzerNN Reference
Kinosternon subrubrum Eastern Mud TurtleReptiliaSwitzerNN YesReference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaSwitzerNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaSwitzerNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaSwitzerNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaSwitzerNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaSwitzerNN Reference
Regina septemvittata Queen SnakeReptiliaSwitzerNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaSwitzerNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaSwitzerNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaSwitzerNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaSwitzerNN Reference
20 species are listed.