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: Pulaski.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaPulaskiNN Reference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaPulaskiNN Reference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaPulaskiNN Reference
Cemophora coccinea copei Northern Scarlet SnakeReptiliaPulaskiNN YesReference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaPulaskiNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaPulaskiNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaPulaskiNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaPulaskiNN YesReference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaPulaskiNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaPulaskiNN Reference
Eumeces anthracinus Coal SkinkReptiliaPulaskiNT YesReference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaPulaskiNN Reference
Eumeces inexpectatus Southeastern Five-lined SkinkReptiliaPulaskiNS YesReference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaPulaskiNN Reference
Graptemys geographica Common Map TurtleReptiliaPulaskiNN Reference
Graptemys ouachitensis Ouachita Map TurtleReptiliaPulaskiNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaPulaskiNN Reference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaPulaskiNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaPulaskiNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaPulaskiNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaPulaskiNN Reference
Ophisaurus attenuatus longicaudus Eastern Slender Glass LizardReptiliaPulaskiNT YesReference
Pseudemys concinna River CooterReptiliaPulaskiNN Reference
Regina septemvittata Queen SnakeReptiliaPulaskiNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaPulaskiNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaPulaskiNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaPulaskiNN Reference
Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata Northern Redbelly SnakeReptiliaPulaskiNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaPulaskiNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaPulaskiNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaPulaskiNN Reference
Virginia valeriae Smooth Earth SnakeReptiliaPulaskiNN Reference

32 species are listed