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: Fayette.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaFayetteNN Reference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaFayetteNN Reference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaFayetteNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaFayetteNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaFayetteNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaFayetteNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaFayetteNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaFayetteNN Reference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaFayetteNN Reference
Graptemys geographica Common Map TurtleReptiliaFayetteNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaFayetteNN Reference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaFayetteNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaFayetteNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaFayetteNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaFayetteNN Reference
Regina septemvittata Queen SnakeReptiliaFayetteNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaFayetteNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaFayetteNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaFayetteNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaFayetteNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaFayetteNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaFayetteNN Reference

22 species are listed