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: Oldham.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaOldhamNN Reference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaOldhamNN Reference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaOldhamNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaOldhamNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaOldhamNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaOldhamNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaOldhamNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaOldhamNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaOldhamNN Reference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaOldhamNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaOldhamNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaOldhamNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaOldhamNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaOldhamNN Reference
Regina septemvittata Queen SnakeReptiliaOldhamNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaOldhamNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaOldhamNN Reference
Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata Northern Redbelly SnakeReptiliaOldhamNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaOldhamNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaOldhamNN Reference

20 species are listed