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: Hardin.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaHardinNN Reference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaHardinNN Reference
Aspidoscelis sexlineata Six-lined RacerunnerReptiliaHardinNN YesReference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaHardinNN Reference
Cemophora coccinea copei Northern Scarlet SnakeReptiliaHardinNN YesReference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaHardinNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaHardinNN Reference
Clonophis kirtlandii Kirtland's SnakeReptiliaHardinNT YesReference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaHardinNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaHardinNN YesReference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaHardinNN Reference
Elaphe guttata Eastern Corn SnakeReptiliaHardinNS YesReference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaHardinNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaHardinNN Reference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaHardinNN Reference
Graptemys geographica Common Map TurtleReptiliaHardinNN Reference
Graptemys ouachitensis Ouachita Map TurtleReptiliaHardinNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaHardinNN Reference
Kinosternon subrubrum Eastern Mud TurtleReptiliaHardinNN YesReference
Lampropeltis calligaster calligaster Prairie KingsnakeReptiliaHardinNN Reference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaHardinNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaHardinNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaHardinNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaHardinNN Reference
Ophisaurus attenuatus longicaudus Eastern Slender Glass LizardReptiliaHardinNT YesReference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaHardinNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaHardinNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaHardinNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaHardinNN Reference
Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata Northern Redbelly SnakeReptiliaHardinNN Reference
Tantilla coronata Southeastern Crowned SnakeReptiliaHardinNN YesReference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaHardinNN Reference
Thamnophis sauritus sauritus Eastern Ribbon SnakeReptiliaHardinNS YesReference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaHardinNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaHardinNN Reference
Virginia valeriae Smooth Earth SnakeReptiliaHardinNN Reference

36 species are listed