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: Logan.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaLoganNN Reference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaLoganNN Reference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaLoganNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaLoganNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaLoganNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaLoganNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaLoganNN YesReference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaLoganNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaLoganNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaLoganNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaLoganNN Reference
Lampropeltis calligaster calligaster Prairie KingsnakeReptiliaLoganNN Reference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaLoganNN Reference
Nerodia erythrogaster neglecta Copperbelly Water SnakeReptiliaLoganNN YesReference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaLoganNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaLoganNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaLoganNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaLoganNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaLoganNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaLoganNN Reference
Thamnophis sauritus sauritus Eastern Ribbon SnakeReptiliaLoganNS YesReference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaLoganNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaLoganNN Reference

23 species are listed