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: Perry.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaPerryNN Reference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaPerryNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaPerryNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaPerryNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaPerryNN YesReference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaPerryNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaPerryNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaPerryNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaPerryNN Reference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaPerryNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaPerryNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaPerryNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaPerryNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaPerryNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaPerryNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaPerryNN Reference
Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata Northern Redbelly SnakeReptiliaPerryNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaPerryNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaPerryNN Reference

19 species are listed