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: Water Valley.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaWater ValleyNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaWater ValleyNN Reference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaWater ValleyNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaWater ValleyNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaWater ValleyNN Reference
Nerodia rhombifer rhombifer Diamondback Water SnakeReptiliaWater ValleyNN YesReference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaWater ValleyNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaWater ValleyNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaWater ValleyNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaWater ValleyNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaWater ValleyNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaWater ValleyNN Reference
Nerodia erythrogaster Plainbelly Water SnakeReptiliaWater ValleyNN Reference
Lampropeltis calligaster calligaster Prairie KingsnakeReptiliaWater ValleyNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaWater ValleyNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaWater ValleyNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaWater ValleyNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaWater ValleyNN Reference
18 species are listed.