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: Metcalfe.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaMetcalfeNN Reference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaMetcalfeNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaMetcalfeNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaMetcalfeNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaMetcalfeNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaMetcalfeNN YesReference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaMetcalfeNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaMetcalfeNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaMetcalfeNN Reference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaMetcalfeNN Reference
Lampropeltis calligaster calligaster Prairie KingsnakeReptiliaMetcalfeNN Reference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaMetcalfeNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaMetcalfeNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaMetcalfeNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaMetcalfeNN Reference
Regina septemvittata Queen SnakeReptiliaMetcalfeNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaMetcalfeNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaMetcalfeNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaMetcalfeNN Reference
Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata Northern Redbelly SnakeReptiliaMetcalfeNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaMetcalfeNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaMetcalfeNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaMetcalfeNN Reference
Virginia valeriae Smooth Earth SnakeReptiliaMetcalfeNN Reference

24 species are listed