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: Lee.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaLeeNN Reference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaLeeNN Reference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaLeeNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaLeeNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaLeeNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaLeeNN YesReference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaLeeNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaLeeNN Reference
Eumeces anthracinus Coal SkinkReptiliaLeeNT YesReference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaLeeNN Reference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaLeeNN Reference
Graptemys geographica Common Map TurtleReptiliaLeeNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaLeeNN Reference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaLeeNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaLeeNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaLeeNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaLeeNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaLeeNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaLeeNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaLeeNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaLeeNN Reference
Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata Northern Redbelly SnakeReptiliaLeeNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaLeeNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaLeeNN Reference
Virginia valeriae Smooth Earth SnakeReptiliaLeeNN Reference

25 species are listed