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: Owen.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaOwenNN Reference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaOwenNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaOwenNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaOwenNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaOwenNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaOwenNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaOwenNN Reference
Graptemys geographica Common Map TurtleReptiliaOwenNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaOwenNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaOwenNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaOwenNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaOwenNN Reference
Regina septemvittata Queen SnakeReptiliaOwenNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaOwenNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaOwenNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaOwenNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaOwenNN Reference

17 species are listed