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: Nicholas.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaNicholasNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaNicholasNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaNicholasNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaNicholasNN Reference
Graptemys geographica Common Map TurtleReptiliaNicholasNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaNicholasNN Reference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaNicholasNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaNicholasNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaNicholasNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaNicholasNN Reference
Regina septemvittata Queen SnakeReptiliaNicholasNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaNicholasNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaNicholasNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaNicholasNN Reference

14 species are listed