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: Bracken.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaBrackenNN Reference
Apalone mutica mutica Midland Smooth SoftshellReptiliaBrackenNS YesReference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaBrackenNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaBrackenNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaBrackenNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaBrackenNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaBrackenNN Reference
Graptemys geographica Common Map TurtleReptiliaBrackenNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaBrackenNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaBrackenNN Reference
Regina septemvittata Queen SnakeReptiliaBrackenNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaBrackenNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaBrackenNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaBrackenNN Reference

14 species are listed