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: Daviess.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaDaviessNN Reference
Agkistrodon piscivorus leucostoma Western CottonmouthReptiliaDaviessNN YesReference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaDaviessNN Reference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaDaviessNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaDaviessNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaDaviessNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaDaviessNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaDaviessNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaDaviessNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaDaviessNN Reference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaDaviessNN Reference
Farancia abacura reinwardtii Western Mud SnakeReptiliaDaviessNS YesReference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaDaviessNN Reference
Kinosternon subrubrum Eastern Mud TurtleReptiliaDaviessNN YesReference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaDaviessNN Reference
Nerodia erythrogaster Plainbelly Water SnakeReptiliaDaviessNN Reference
Nerodia erythrogaster neglecta Copperbelly Water SnakeReptiliaDaviessNN YesReference
Nerodia rhombifer rhombifer Diamondback Water SnakeReptiliaDaviessNN YesReference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaDaviessNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaDaviessNN Reference
Regina septemvittata Queen SnakeReptiliaDaviessNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaDaviessNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaDaviessNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaDaviessNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaDaviessNN Reference
Thamnophis sauritus sauritus Eastern Ribbon SnakeReptiliaDaviessNS YesReference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaDaviessNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaDaviessNN Reference

28 species are listed