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: Ohio.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaOhioNN Reference
Agkistrodon piscivorus leucostoma Western CottonmouthReptiliaOhioNN YesReference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaOhioNN Reference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaOhioNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaOhioNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaOhioNN Reference
Clonophis kirtlandii Kirtland's SnakeReptiliaOhioNT YesReference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaOhioNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaOhioNN YesReference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaOhioNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaOhioNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaOhioNN Reference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaOhioNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaOhioNN Reference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaOhioNN Reference
Nerodia erythrogaster Plainbelly Water SnakeReptiliaOhioNN Reference
Nerodia erythrogaster neglecta Copperbelly Water SnakeReptiliaOhioNN YesReference
Nerodia rhombifer rhombifer Diamondback Water SnakeReptiliaOhioNN YesReference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaOhioNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaOhioNN Reference
Pseudemys concinna River CooterReptiliaOhioNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaOhioNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaOhioNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaOhioNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaOhioNN Reference
Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata Northern Redbelly SnakeReptiliaOhioNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaOhioNN Reference
Thamnophis sauritus sauritus Eastern Ribbon SnakeReptiliaOhioNS YesReference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaOhioNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaOhioNN Reference
Virginia valeriae Smooth Earth SnakeReptiliaOhioNN Reference

31 species are listed