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: Upton.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaUptonNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaUptonNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaUptonNN Reference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaUptonNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaUptonNN Reference
Elaphe guttata Eastern Corn SnakeReptiliaUptonNS YesReference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaUptonNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaUptonNN Reference
Ophisaurus attenuatus longicaudus Eastern Slender Glass LizardReptiliaUptonNT YesReference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaUptonNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaUptonNN Reference
Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata Northern Redbelly SnakeReptiliaUptonNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaUptonNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaUptonNN Reference
Lampropeltis calligaster calligaster Prairie KingsnakeReptiliaUptonNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaUptonNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaUptonNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaUptonNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaUptonNN Reference
Tantilla coronata Southeastern Crowned SnakeReptiliaUptonNN YesReference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaUptonNN Reference
21 species are listed.