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: Mason.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaMasonNN Reference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaMasonNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaMasonNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaMasonNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaMasonNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaMasonNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaMasonNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaMasonNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaMasonNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaMasonNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaMasonNN Reference
Regina septemvittata Queen SnakeReptiliaMasonNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaMasonNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaMasonNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaMasonNN Reference

15 species are listed