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: Martin.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaMartinNN Reference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaMartinNN Reference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaMartinNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaMartinNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaMartinNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaMartinNN YesReference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaMartinNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaMartinNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaMartinNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaMartinNN Reference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaMartinNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaMartinNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaMartinNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaMartinNN Reference
Regina septemvittata Queen SnakeReptiliaMartinNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaMartinNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaMartinNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaMartinNN Reference
Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata Northern Redbelly SnakeReptiliaMartinNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaMartinNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaMartinNN Reference
Virginia valeriae Smooth Earth SnakeReptiliaMartinNN Reference

22 species are listed