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: Whitley City.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaWhitley CityNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaWhitley CityNN Reference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaWhitley CityNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaWhitley CityNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaWhitley CityNN Reference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaWhitley CityNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaWhitley CityNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaWhitley CityNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaWhitley CityNN Reference
Ophisaurus attenuatus longicaudus Eastern Slender Glass LizardReptiliaWhitley CityNT YesReference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaWhitley CityNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaWhitley CityNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaWhitley CityNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaWhitley CityNN Reference
Pituophis melanoleucus melanoleucus Northern Pine SnakeReptiliaWhitley CityNE YesReference
Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata Northern Redbelly SnakeReptiliaWhitley CityNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaWhitley CityNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaWhitley CityNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaWhitley CityNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaWhitley CityNN Reference
Eumeces inexpectatus Southeastern Five-lined SkinkReptiliaWhitley CityNS YesReference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaWhitley CityNN YesReference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaWhitley CityNN Reference
23 species are listed.