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: McCracken.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaMcCrackenNN Reference
Apalone mutica mutica Midland Smooth SoftshellReptiliaMcCrackenNS YesReference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaMcCrackenNN Reference
Aspidoscelis sexlineata Six-lined RacerunnerReptiliaMcCrackenNN YesReference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaMcCrackenNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaMcCrackenNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaMcCrackenNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaMcCrackenNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaMcCrackenNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaMcCrackenNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaMcCrackenNN Reference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaMcCrackenNN Reference
Farancia abacura reinwardtii Western Mud SnakeReptiliaMcCrackenNS YesReference
Graptemys geographica Common Map TurtleReptiliaMcCrackenNN Reference
Graptemys ouachitensis Ouachita Map TurtleReptiliaMcCrackenNN Reference
Graptemys pseudogeographica kohnii Mississippi Map TurtleReptiliaMcCrackenNN YesReference
Graptemys pseudogeographica pseudogeographica False Map TurtleReptiliaMcCrackenNN YesReference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaMcCrackenNN Reference
Kinosternon subrubrum Eastern Mud TurtleReptiliaMcCrackenNN YesReference
Lampropeltis calligaster calligaster Prairie KingsnakeReptiliaMcCrackenNN Reference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaMcCrackenNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaMcCrackenNN Reference
Macrochelys temminckii Alligator Snapping TurtleReptiliaMcCrackenNT YesReference
Nerodia erythrogaster Plainbelly Water SnakeReptiliaMcCrackenNN Reference
Nerodia rhombifer rhombifer Diamondback Water SnakeReptiliaMcCrackenNN YesReference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaMcCrackenNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaMcCrackenNN Reference
Pseudemys concinna River CooterReptiliaMcCrackenNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaMcCrackenNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaMcCrackenNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaMcCrackenNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaMcCrackenNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaMcCrackenNN Reference
Thamnophis sauritus sauritus Eastern Ribbon SnakeReptiliaMcCrackenNS YesReference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaMcCrackenNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaMcCrackenNN Reference
Virginia valeriae Smooth Earth SnakeReptiliaMcCrackenNN Reference

37 species are listed