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: Powell.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaPowellNN Reference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaPowellNN Reference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaPowellNN Reference
Cemophora coccinea copei Northern Scarlet SnakeReptiliaPowellNN YesReference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaPowellNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaPowellNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaPowellNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaPowellNN YesReference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaPowellNN Reference
Elaphe guttata Eastern Corn SnakeReptiliaPowellNS YesReference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaPowellNN Reference
Eumeces anthracinus Coal SkinkReptiliaPowellNT YesReference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaPowellNN Reference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaPowellNN Reference
Graptemys geographica Common Map TurtleReptiliaPowellNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaPowellNN Reference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaPowellNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaPowellNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaPowellNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaPowellNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaPowellNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaPowellNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaPowellNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaPowellNN Reference
Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata Northern Redbelly SnakeReptiliaPowellNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaPowellNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaPowellNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaPowellNN Reference
Virginia valeriae Smooth Earth SnakeReptiliaPowellNN Reference

29 species are listed