Species Information

Reptilia observations for selected counties

Linked life history provided courtesy of NatureServe Explorer.
Records may include both recent and historical observations.
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List Reptilia observations in 1 selected county.
Selected county is: Barren.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaBarrenNN Reference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaBarrenNN Reference
Aspidoscelis sexlineata Six-lined RacerunnerReptiliaBarrenNN YesReference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaBarrenNN Reference
Cemophora coccinea copei Northern Scarlet SnakeReptiliaBarrenNN YesReference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaBarrenNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaBarrenNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaBarrenNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaBarrenNN YesReference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaBarrenNN Reference
Elaphe guttata Eastern Corn SnakeReptiliaBarrenNS YesReference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaBarrenNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaBarrenNN Reference
Eumeces inexpectatus Southeastern Five-lined SkinkReptiliaBarrenNS YesReference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaBarrenNN Reference
Graptemys geographica Common Map TurtleReptiliaBarrenNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaBarrenNN Reference
Lampropeltis calligaster calligaster Prairie KingsnakeReptiliaBarrenNN Reference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaBarrenNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaBarrenNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaBarrenNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaBarrenNN Reference
Ophisaurus attenuatus longicaudus Eastern Slender Glass LizardReptiliaBarrenNT YesReference
Pituophis melanoleucus melanoleucus Northern Pine SnakeReptiliaBarrenNE YesReference
Regina septemvittata Queen SnakeReptiliaBarrenNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaBarrenNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaBarrenNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaBarrenNN Reference
Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata Northern Redbelly SnakeReptiliaBarrenNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaBarrenNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaBarrenNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaBarrenNN Reference
Virginia valeriae Smooth Earth SnakeReptiliaBarrenNN Reference

33 species are listed