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: Clay.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaClayNN Reference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaClayNN Reference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaClayNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaClayNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaClayNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaClayNN YesReference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaClayNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaClayNN Reference
Eumeces anthracinus Coal SkinkReptiliaClayNT YesReference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaClayNN Reference
Graptemys geographica Common Map TurtleReptiliaClayNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaClayNN Reference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaClayNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaClayNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaClayNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaClayNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaClayNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaClayNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaClayNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaClayNN Reference
Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata Northern Redbelly SnakeReptiliaClayNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaClayNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaClayNN Reference

23 species are listed