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: Greenup.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaGreenupNN Reference
Apalone mutica mutica Midland Smooth SoftshellReptiliaGreenupNS YesReference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaGreenupNN Reference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaGreenupNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaGreenupNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaGreenupNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaGreenupNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaGreenupNN YesReference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaGreenupNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaGreenupNN Reference
Eumeces anthracinus Coal SkinkReptiliaGreenupNT YesReference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaGreenupNN Reference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaGreenupNN Reference
Graptemys geographica Common Map TurtleReptiliaGreenupNN Reference
Graptemys pseudogeographica kohnii Mississippi Map TurtleReptiliaGreenupNN YesReference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaGreenupNN Reference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaGreenupNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaGreenupNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaGreenupNN Reference
Regina septemvittata Queen SnakeReptiliaGreenupNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaGreenupNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaGreenupNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaGreenupNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaGreenupNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaGreenupNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaGreenupNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaGreenupNN Reference
Virginia valeriae Smooth Earth SnakeReptiliaGreenupNN Reference

28 species are listed