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: Floyd.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaFloydNN Reference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaFloydNN Reference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaFloydNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaFloydNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaFloydNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaFloydNN YesReference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaFloydNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaFloydNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaFloydNN Reference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaFloydNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaFloydNN Reference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaFloydNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaFloydNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum elapsoides Scarlet KingsnakeReptiliaFloydNS YesReference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaFloydNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaFloydNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaFloydNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaFloydNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaFloydNN Reference
Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata Northern Redbelly SnakeReptiliaFloydNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaFloydNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaFloydNN Reference

22 species are listed