Species Information

Reptilia observations for selected counties

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 county.
Selected county is: Anderson.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaAndersonNN Reference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaAndersonNN Reference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaAndersonNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaAndersonNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaAndersonNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaAndersonNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaAndersonNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaAndersonNN Reference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaAndersonNN Reference
Graptemys geographica Common Map TurtleReptiliaAndersonNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaAndersonNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaAndersonNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaAndersonNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaAndersonNN Reference
Regina septemvittata Queen SnakeReptiliaAndersonNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaAndersonNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaAndersonNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaAndersonNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaAndersonNN Reference

19 species are listed