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: Vanceburg.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaVanceburgNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaVanceburgNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaVanceburgNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaVanceburgNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaVanceburgNN Reference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaVanceburgNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaVanceburgNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaVanceburgNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaVanceburgNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaVanceburgNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaVanceburgNN Reference
Regina septemvittata Queen SnakeReptiliaVanceburgNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaVanceburgNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaVanceburgNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaVanceburgNN YesReference
15 species are listed.