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: Hickman.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaHickmanNN Reference
Agkistrodon piscivorus leucostoma Western CottonmouthReptiliaHickmanNN YesReference
Apalone mutica mutica Midland Smooth SoftshellReptiliaHickmanNS YesReference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaHickmanNN Reference
Aspidoscelis sexlineata Six-lined RacerunnerReptiliaHickmanNN YesReference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaHickmanNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaHickmanNN Reference
Chrysemys dorsalis Southern Painted TurtleReptiliaHickmanNT YesReference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaHickmanNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaHickmanNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaHickmanNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaHickmanNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaHickmanNN Reference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaHickmanNN Reference
Farancia abacura reinwardtii Western Mud SnakeReptiliaHickmanNS YesReference
Graptemys pseudogeographica kohnii Mississippi Map TurtleReptiliaHickmanNN YesReference
Graptemys pseudogeographica pseudogeographica False Map TurtleReptiliaHickmanNN YesReference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaHickmanNN Reference
Kinosternon subrubrum Eastern Mud TurtleReptiliaHickmanNN YesReference
Lampropeltis calligaster calligaster Prairie KingsnakeReptiliaHickmanNN Reference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaHickmanNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaHickmanNN Reference
Macrochelys temminckii Alligator Snapping TurtleReptiliaHickmanNT YesReference
Nerodia cyclopion Green Water SnakeReptiliaHickmanNE YesReference
Nerodia erythrogaster Plainbelly Water SnakeReptiliaHickmanNN Reference
Nerodia rhombifer rhombifer Diamondback Water SnakeReptiliaHickmanNN YesReference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaHickmanNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaHickmanNN Reference
Pseudemys concinna River CooterReptiliaHickmanNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaHickmanNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaHickmanNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaHickmanNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaHickmanNN Reference
Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata Northern Redbelly SnakeReptiliaHickmanNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaHickmanNN Reference
Thamnophis sauritus sauritus Eastern Ribbon SnakeReptiliaHickmanNS YesReference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaHickmanNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaHickmanNN Reference
Virginia valeriae Smooth Earth SnakeReptiliaHickmanNN Reference

39 species are listed