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: Letcher.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaLetcherNN Reference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaLetcherNN Reference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaLetcherNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaLetcherNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaLetcherNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaLetcherNN YesReference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaLetcherNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaLetcherNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaLetcherNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaLetcherNN Reference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaLetcherNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaLetcherNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaLetcherNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaLetcherNN Reference
Pituophis melanoleucus melanoleucus Northern Pine SnakeReptiliaLetcherNE YesReference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaLetcherNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaLetcherNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaLetcherNN Reference
Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata Northern Redbelly SnakeReptiliaLetcherNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaLetcherNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaLetcherNN Reference

21 species are listed