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: Union.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaUnionNN Reference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaUnionNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaUnionNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaUnionNN Reference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaUnionNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaUnionNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaUnionNN Reference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaUnionNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaUnionNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaUnionNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaUnionNN Reference
Regina septemvittata Queen SnakeReptiliaUnionNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaUnionNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaUnionNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaUnionNN Reference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaUnionNN Reference
16 species are listed.