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: Kenton.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaKentonNN Reference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaKentonNN Reference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaKentonNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaKentonNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaKentonNN Reference
Clonophis kirtlandii Kirtland's SnakeReptiliaKentonNT YesReference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaKentonNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaKentonNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaKentonNN Reference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaKentonNN Reference
Graptemys geographica Common Map TurtleReptiliaKentonNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaKentonNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaKentonNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaKentonNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaKentonNN Reference
Regina septemvittata Queen SnakeReptiliaKentonNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaKentonNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaKentonNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaKentonNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaKentonNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaKentonNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaKentonNN Reference

22 species are listed