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: Jackson.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaJacksonNN Reference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaJacksonNN Reference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaJacksonNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaJacksonNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaJacksonNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaJacksonNN YesReference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaJacksonNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaJacksonNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaJacksonNN Reference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaJacksonNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaJacksonNN Reference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaJacksonNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaJacksonNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaJacksonNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaJacksonNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaJacksonNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaJacksonNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaJacksonNN Reference
Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata Northern Redbelly SnakeReptiliaJacksonNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaJacksonNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaJacksonNN Reference
Virginia valeriae Smooth Earth SnakeReptiliaJacksonNN Reference

22 species are listed