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: Carlisle.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaCarlisleNN Reference
Agkistrodon piscivorus leucostoma Western CottonmouthReptiliaCarlisleNN YesReference
Apalone mutica mutica Midland Smooth SoftshellReptiliaCarlisleNS YesReference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaCarlisleNN Reference
Aspidoscelis sexlineata Six-lined RacerunnerReptiliaCarlisleNN YesReference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaCarlisleNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaCarlisleNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaCarlisleNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaCarlisleNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaCarlisleNN YesReference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaCarlisleNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaCarlisleNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaCarlisleNN Reference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaCarlisleNN Reference
Farancia abacura reinwardtii Western Mud SnakeReptiliaCarlisleNS YesReference
Graptemys ouachitensis Ouachita Map TurtleReptiliaCarlisleNN Reference
Graptemys pseudogeographica kohnii Mississippi Map TurtleReptiliaCarlisleNN YesReference
Graptemys pseudogeographica pseudogeographica False Map TurtleReptiliaCarlisleNN YesReference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaCarlisleNN Reference
Lampropeltis calligaster calligaster Prairie KingsnakeReptiliaCarlisleNN Reference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaCarlisleNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaCarlisleNN Reference
Macrochelys temminckii Alligator Snapping TurtleReptiliaCarlisleNT YesReference
Nerodia cyclopion Green Water SnakeReptiliaCarlisleNE YesReference
Nerodia erythrogaster Plainbelly Water SnakeReptiliaCarlisleNN Reference
Nerodia fasciata confluens Broad-banded Water SnakeReptiliaCarlisleNE YesReference
Nerodia rhombifer rhombifer Diamondback Water SnakeReptiliaCarlisleNN YesReference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaCarlisleNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaCarlisleNN Reference
Pseudemys concinna River CooterReptiliaCarlisleNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaCarlisleNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaCarlisleNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaCarlisleNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaCarlisleNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaCarlisleNN Reference
Thamnophis sauritus sauritus Eastern Ribbon SnakeReptiliaCarlisleNS YesReference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaCarlisleNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaCarlisleNN Reference
Virginia valeriae Smooth Earth SnakeReptiliaCarlisleNN Reference

39 species are listed