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: Hart.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaHartNN Reference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaHartNN Reference
Aspidoscelis sexlineata Six-lined RacerunnerReptiliaHartNN YesReference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaHartNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaHartNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaHartNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaHartNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaHartNN YesReference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaHartNN Reference
Elaphe guttata Eastern Corn SnakeReptiliaHartNS YesReference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaHartNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaHartNN Reference
Eumeces inexpectatus Southeastern Five-lined SkinkReptiliaHartNS YesReference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaHartNN Reference
Graptemys geographica Common Map TurtleReptiliaHartNN Reference
Graptemys ouachitensis Ouachita Map TurtleReptiliaHartNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaHartNN Reference
Kinosternon subrubrum Eastern Mud TurtleReptiliaHartNN YesReference
Lampropeltis calligaster calligaster Prairie KingsnakeReptiliaHartNN Reference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaHartNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaHartNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaHartNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaHartNN Reference
Ophisaurus attenuatus longicaudus Eastern Slender Glass LizardReptiliaHartNT YesReference
Pituophis melanoleucus melanoleucus Northern Pine SnakeReptiliaHartNE YesReference
Pseudemys concinna River CooterReptiliaHartNN Reference
Regina septemvittata Queen SnakeReptiliaHartNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaHartNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaHartNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaHartNN Reference
Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata Northern Redbelly SnakeReptiliaHartNN Reference
Tantilla coronata Southeastern Crowned SnakeReptiliaHartNN YesReference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaHartNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaHartNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaHartNN Reference
Virginia valeriae Smooth Earth SnakeReptiliaHartNN Reference

36 species are listed