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: Muhlenberg.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaMuhlenbergNN Reference
Agkistrodon piscivorus leucostoma Western CottonmouthReptiliaMuhlenbergNN YesReference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaMuhlenbergNN Reference
Aspidoscelis sexlineata Six-lined RacerunnerReptiliaMuhlenbergNN YesReference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaMuhlenbergNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaMuhlenbergNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaMuhlenbergNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaMuhlenbergNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaMuhlenbergNN YesReference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaMuhlenbergNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaMuhlenbergNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaMuhlenbergNN Reference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaMuhlenbergNN Reference
Graptemys geographica Common Map TurtleReptiliaMuhlenbergNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaMuhlenbergNN Reference
Lampropeltis calligaster calligaster Prairie KingsnakeReptiliaMuhlenbergNN Reference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaMuhlenbergNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaMuhlenbergNN Reference
Nerodia erythrogaster Plainbelly Water SnakeReptiliaMuhlenbergNN Reference
Nerodia erythrogaster neglecta Copperbelly Water SnakeReptiliaMuhlenbergNN YesReference
Nerodia rhombifer rhombifer Diamondback Water SnakeReptiliaMuhlenbergNN YesReference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaMuhlenbergNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaMuhlenbergNN Reference
Pseudemys concinna River CooterReptiliaMuhlenbergNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaMuhlenbergNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaMuhlenbergNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaMuhlenbergNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaMuhlenbergNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaMuhlenbergNN Reference
Thamnophis sauritus sauritus Eastern Ribbon SnakeReptiliaMuhlenbergNS YesReference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaMuhlenbergNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaMuhlenbergNN Reference

32 species are listed