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: Boone.

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

20 species are listed