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: Menifee.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaMenifeeNN Reference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaMenifeeNN Reference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaMenifeeNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaMenifeeNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaMenifeeNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaMenifeeNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaMenifeeNN YesReference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaMenifeeNN Reference
Elaphe guttata Eastern Corn SnakeReptiliaMenifeeNS YesReference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaMenifeeNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaMenifeeNN Reference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaMenifeeNN Reference
Graptemys geographica Common Map TurtleReptiliaMenifeeNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaMenifeeNN Reference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaMenifeeNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaMenifeeNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaMenifeeNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaMenifeeNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaMenifeeNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaMenifeeNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaMenifeeNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaMenifeeNN Reference
Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata Northern Redbelly SnakeReptiliaMenifeeNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaMenifeeNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaMenifeeNN Reference
Virginia valeriae Smooth Earth SnakeReptiliaMenifeeNN Reference

26 species are listed