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: Johnson.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaJohnsonNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaJohnsonNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaJohnsonNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaJohnsonNN YesReference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaJohnsonNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaJohnsonNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaJohnsonNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaJohnsonNN Reference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaJohnsonNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaJohnsonNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum elapsoides Scarlet KingsnakeReptiliaJohnsonNS YesReference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaJohnsonNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaJohnsonNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaJohnsonNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaJohnsonNN Reference
Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata Northern Redbelly SnakeReptiliaJohnsonNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaJohnsonNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaJohnsonNN Reference

18 species are listed