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: Edmonson.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaEdmonsonNN Reference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaEdmonsonNN Reference
Aspidoscelis sexlineata Six-lined RacerunnerReptiliaEdmonsonNN YesReference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaEdmonsonNN Reference
Cemophora coccinea copei Northern Scarlet SnakeReptiliaEdmonsonNN YesReference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaEdmonsonNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaEdmonsonNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaEdmonsonNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaEdmonsonNN YesReference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaEdmonsonNN Reference
Elaphe guttata Eastern Corn SnakeReptiliaEdmonsonNS YesReference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaEdmonsonNN Reference
Eumeces anthracinus Coal SkinkReptiliaEdmonsonNT YesReference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaEdmonsonNN Reference
Eumeces inexpectatus Southeastern Five-lined SkinkReptiliaEdmonsonNS YesReference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaEdmonsonNN Reference
Graptemys geographica Common Map TurtleReptiliaEdmonsonNN Reference
Graptemys ouachitensis Ouachita Map TurtleReptiliaEdmonsonNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaEdmonsonNN Reference
Kinosternon subrubrum Eastern Mud TurtleReptiliaEdmonsonNN YesReference
Lampropeltis calligaster calligaster Prairie KingsnakeReptiliaEdmonsonNN Reference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaEdmonsonNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaEdmonsonNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum elapsoides Scarlet KingsnakeReptiliaEdmonsonNS YesReference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaEdmonsonNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaEdmonsonNN Reference
Ophisaurus attenuatus longicaudus Eastern Slender Glass LizardReptiliaEdmonsonNT YesReference
Pituophis melanoleucus melanoleucus Northern Pine SnakeReptiliaEdmonsonNE YesReference
Pseudemys concinna River CooterReptiliaEdmonsonNN Reference
Regina septemvittata Queen SnakeReptiliaEdmonsonNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaEdmonsonNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaEdmonsonNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaEdmonsonNN Reference
Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata Northern Redbelly SnakeReptiliaEdmonsonNN Reference
Tantilla coronata Southeastern Crowned SnakeReptiliaEdmonsonNN YesReference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaEdmonsonNN Reference
Thamnophis sauritus sauritus Eastern Ribbon SnakeReptiliaEdmonsonNS YesReference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaEdmonsonNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaEdmonsonNN Reference
Virginia valeriae Smooth Earth SnakeReptiliaEdmonsonNN Reference

40 species are listed