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: Simpson.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaSimpsonNN Reference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaSimpsonNN Reference
Aspidoscelis sexlineata Six-lined RacerunnerReptiliaSimpsonNN YesReference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaSimpsonNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaSimpsonNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaSimpsonNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaSimpsonNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaSimpsonNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaSimpsonNN Reference
Graptemys geographica Common Map TurtleReptiliaSimpsonNN Reference
Lampropeltis calligaster calligaster Prairie KingsnakeReptiliaSimpsonNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaSimpsonNN Reference
Regina septemvittata Queen SnakeReptiliaSimpsonNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaSimpsonNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaSimpsonNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaSimpsonNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaSimpsonNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaSimpsonNN Reference

18 species are listed