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: Hancock.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaHancockNN Reference
Aspidoscelis sexlineata Six-lined RacerunnerReptiliaHancockNN YesReference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaHancockNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaHancockNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaHancockNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaHancockNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaHancockNN YesReference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaHancockNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaHancockNN Reference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaHancockNN Reference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaHancockNN Reference
Nerodia erythrogaster neglecta Copperbelly Water SnakeReptiliaHancockNN YesReference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaHancockNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaHancockNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaHancockNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaHancockNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaHancockNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaHancockNN Reference
Thamnophis sauritus sauritus Eastern Ribbon SnakeReptiliaHancockNS YesReference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaHancockNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaHancockNN Reference

21 species are listed