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: Owsley.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaOwsleyNN Reference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaOwsleyNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaOwsleyNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaOwsleyNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaOwsleyNN YesReference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaOwsleyNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaOwsleyNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaOwsleyNN Reference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaOwsleyNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaOwsleyNN Reference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaOwsleyNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaOwsleyNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaOwsleyNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaOwsleyNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaOwsleyNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaOwsleyNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaOwsleyNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaOwsleyNN Reference

18 species are listed