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: Clinton.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaClintonNN Reference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaClintonNN Reference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaClintonNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaClintonNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaClintonNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaClintonNN YesReference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaClintonNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaClintonNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaClintonNN Reference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaClintonNN Reference
Graptemys geographica Common Map TurtleReptiliaClintonNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaClintonNN Reference
Kinosternon subrubrum Eastern Mud TurtleReptiliaClintonNN YesReference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaClintonNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaClintonNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaClintonNN Reference
Pseudemys concinna River CooterReptiliaClintonNN Reference
Regina septemvittata Queen SnakeReptiliaClintonNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaClintonNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaClintonNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaClintonNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaClintonNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaClintonNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaClintonNN Reference
Virginia valeriae Smooth Earth SnakeReptiliaClintonNN Reference

25 species are listed