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: Green.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaGreenNN Reference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaGreenNN Reference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaGreenNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaGreenNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaGreenNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaGreenNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaGreenNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaGreenNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaGreenNN Reference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaGreenNN Reference
Graptemys geographica Common Map TurtleReptiliaGreenNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaGreenNN Reference
Lampropeltis calligaster calligaster Prairie KingsnakeReptiliaGreenNN Reference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaGreenNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaGreenNN Reference
Regina septemvittata Queen SnakeReptiliaGreenNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaGreenNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaGreenNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaGreenNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaGreenNN Reference

20 species are listed