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: McLean.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaMcLeanNN Reference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaMcLeanNN Reference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaMcLeanNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaMcLeanNN Reference
Clonophis kirtlandii Kirtland's SnakeReptiliaMcLeanNT YesReference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaMcLeanNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaMcLeanNN YesReference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaMcLeanNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaMcLeanNN Reference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaMcLeanNN Reference
Graptemys ouachitensis Ouachita Map TurtleReptiliaMcLeanNN Reference
Graptemys pseudogeographica pseudogeographica False Map TurtleReptiliaMcLeanNN YesReference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaMcLeanNN Reference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaMcLeanNN Reference
Nerodia erythrogaster neglecta Copperbelly Water SnakeReptiliaMcLeanNN YesReference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaMcLeanNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaMcLeanNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaMcLeanNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaMcLeanNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaMcLeanNN Reference
Thamnophis sauritus sauritus Eastern Ribbon SnakeReptiliaMcLeanNS YesReference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaMcLeanNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaMcLeanNN Reference

23 species are listed