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: Morgan.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaMorganNN Reference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaMorganNN Reference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaMorganNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaMorganNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaMorganNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaMorganNN YesReference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaMorganNN Reference
Elaphe guttata Eastern Corn SnakeReptiliaMorganNS YesReference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaMorganNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaMorganNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaMorganNN Reference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaMorganNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaMorganNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaMorganNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaMorganNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaMorganNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaMorganNN Reference
Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata Northern Redbelly SnakeReptiliaMorganNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaMorganNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaMorganNN Reference

20 species are listed