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: McCreary.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaMcCrearyNN Reference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaMcCrearyNN Reference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaMcCrearyNN Reference
Cemophora coccinea copei Northern Scarlet SnakeReptiliaMcCrearyNN YesReference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaMcCrearyNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaMcCrearyNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaMcCrearyNN YesReference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaMcCrearyNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaMcCrearyNN Reference
Eumeces anthracinus Coal SkinkReptiliaMcCrearyNT YesReference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaMcCrearyNN Reference
Eumeces inexpectatus Southeastern Five-lined SkinkReptiliaMcCrearyNS YesReference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaMcCrearyNN Reference
Graptemys geographica Common Map TurtleReptiliaMcCrearyNN Reference
Graptemys ouachitensis Ouachita Map TurtleReptiliaMcCrearyNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaMcCrearyNN Reference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaMcCrearyNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaMcCrearyNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum elapsoides Scarlet KingsnakeReptiliaMcCrearyNS YesReference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaMcCrearyNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaMcCrearyNN Reference
Ophisaurus attenuatus longicaudus Eastern Slender Glass LizardReptiliaMcCrearyNT YesReference
Pituophis melanoleucus melanoleucus Northern Pine SnakeReptiliaMcCrearyNE YesReference
Pseudemys concinna River CooterReptiliaMcCrearyNN Reference
Regina septemvittata Queen SnakeReptiliaMcCrearyNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaMcCrearyNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaMcCrearyNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaMcCrearyNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaMcCrearyNN Reference
Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata Northern Redbelly SnakeReptiliaMcCrearyNN Reference
Tantilla coronata Southeastern Crowned SnakeReptiliaMcCrearyNN YesReference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaMcCrearyNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaMcCrearyNN Reference
Virginia valeriae Smooth Earth SnakeReptiliaMcCrearyNN Reference

34 species are listed