Species Information

Reptilia observations for selected counties

Linked life history provided courtesy of NatureServe Explorer.
Records may include both recent and historical observations.
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List Reptilia observations in 1 selected county.
Selected county is: Monroe.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaMonroeNN Reference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaMonroeNN Reference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaMonroeNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaMonroeNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaMonroeNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaMonroeNN YesReference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaMonroeNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaMonroeNN Reference
Eumeces anthracinus Coal SkinkReptiliaMonroeNT YesReference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaMonroeNN Reference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaMonroeNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaMonroeNN Reference
Lampropeltis calligaster calligaster Prairie KingsnakeReptiliaMonroeNN Reference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaMonroeNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaMonroeNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaMonroeNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaMonroeNN Reference
Regina septemvittata Queen SnakeReptiliaMonroeNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaMonroeNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaMonroeNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaMonroeNN Reference
Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata Northern Redbelly SnakeReptiliaMonroeNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaMonroeNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaMonroeNN Reference
Virginia valeriae Smooth Earth SnakeReptiliaMonroeNN Reference

25 species are listed