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: Rockcastle.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaRockcastleNN Reference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaRockcastleNN Reference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaRockcastleNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaRockcastleNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaRockcastleNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaRockcastleNN YesReference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaRockcastleNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaRockcastleNN Reference
Eumeces anthracinus Coal SkinkReptiliaRockcastleNT YesReference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaRockcastleNN Reference
Graptemys geographica Common Map TurtleReptiliaRockcastleNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaRockcastleNN Reference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaRockcastleNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaRockcastleNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaRockcastleNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaRockcastleNN Reference
Regina septemvittata Queen SnakeReptiliaRockcastleNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaRockcastleNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaRockcastleNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaRockcastleNN Reference
Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata Northern Redbelly SnakeReptiliaRockcastleNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaRockcastleNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaRockcastleNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaRockcastleNN Reference
Virginia valeriae Smooth Earth SnakeReptiliaRockcastleNN Reference

25 species are listed