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: Pike.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaPikeNN Reference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaPikeNN Reference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaPikeNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaPikeNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaPikeNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaPikeNN YesReference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaPikeNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaPikeNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaPikeNN Reference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaPikeNN Reference
Graptemys geographica Common Map TurtleReptiliaPikeNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaPikeNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaPikeNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaPikeNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaPikeNN Reference
Regina septemvittata Queen SnakeReptiliaPikeNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaPikeNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaPikeNN Reference
Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata Northern Redbelly SnakeReptiliaPikeNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaPikeNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaPikeNN Reference

21 species are listed