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: Utica.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaUticaNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaUticaNN Reference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaUticaNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaUticaNN Reference
Nerodia erythrogaster neglecta Copperbelly Water SnakeReptiliaUticaNN YesReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaUticaNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaUticaNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaUticaNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaUticaNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaUticaNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaUticaNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaUticaNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaUticaNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaUticaNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaUticaNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaUticaNN Reference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaUticaNN Reference
17 species are listed.