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: Clark.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaClarkNN Reference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaClarkNN Reference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaClarkNN Reference
Cemophora coccinea copei Northern Scarlet SnakeReptiliaClarkNN YesReference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaClarkNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaClarkNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaClarkNN YesReference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaClarkNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaClarkNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaClarkNN Reference
Graptemys geographica Common Map TurtleReptiliaClarkNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaClarkNN Reference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaClarkNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaClarkNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaClarkNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaClarkNN Reference
Regina septemvittata Queen SnakeReptiliaClarkNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaClarkNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaClarkNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaClarkNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaClarkNN Reference
Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata Northern Redbelly SnakeReptiliaClarkNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaClarkNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaClarkNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaClarkNN Reference

25 species are listed