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: Scott.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaScottNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaScottNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaScottNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaScottNN Reference
Graptemys geographica Common Map TurtleReptiliaScottNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaScottNN Reference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaScottNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaScottNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaScottNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaScottNN Reference
Regina septemvittata Queen SnakeReptiliaScottNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaScottNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaScottNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaScottNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaScottNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaScottNN Reference

16 species are listed