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: Fulton.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaFultonNN Reference
Agkistrodon piscivorus leucostoma Western CottonmouthReptiliaFultonNN YesReference
Apalone mutica mutica Midland Smooth SoftshellReptiliaFultonNS YesReference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaFultonNN Reference
Aspidoscelis sexlineata Six-lined RacerunnerReptiliaFultonNN YesReference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaFultonNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaFultonNN Reference
Chrysemys dorsalis Southern Painted TurtleReptiliaFultonNT YesReference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaFultonNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaFultonNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaFultonNN YesReference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaFultonNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaFultonNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaFultonNN Reference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaFultonNN Reference
Farancia abacura reinwardtii Western Mud SnakeReptiliaFultonNS YesReference
Graptemys ouachitensis Ouachita Map TurtleReptiliaFultonNN Reference
Graptemys pseudogeographica kohnii Mississippi Map TurtleReptiliaFultonNN YesReference
Graptemys pseudogeographica pseudogeographica False Map TurtleReptiliaFultonNN YesReference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaFultonNN Reference
Kinosternon subrubrum Eastern Mud TurtleReptiliaFultonNN YesReference
Lampropeltis calligaster calligaster Prairie KingsnakeReptiliaFultonNN Reference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaFultonNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaFultonNN Reference
Macrochelys temminckii Alligator Snapping TurtleReptiliaFultonNT YesReference
Nerodia cyclopion Green Water SnakeReptiliaFultonNE YesReference
Nerodia erythrogaster Plainbelly Water SnakeReptiliaFultonNN Reference
Nerodia fasciata confluens Broad-banded Water SnakeReptiliaFultonNE YesReference
Nerodia rhombifer rhombifer Diamondback Water SnakeReptiliaFultonNN YesReference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaFultonNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaFultonNN Reference
Pseudemys concinna River CooterReptiliaFultonNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaFultonNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaFultonNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaFultonNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaFultonNN Reference
Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata Northern Redbelly SnakeReptiliaFultonNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaFultonNN Reference
Thamnophis proximus proximus Western Ribbon SnakeReptiliaFultonNT YesReference
Thamnophis sauritus sauritus Eastern Ribbon SnakeReptiliaFultonNS YesReference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaFultonNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaFultonNN Reference

42 species are listed