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: Webster.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaWebsterNN Reference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaWebsterNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaWebsterNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaWebsterNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaWebsterNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaWebsterNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaWebsterNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaWebsterNN Reference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaWebsterNN Reference
Nerodia erythrogaster neglecta Copperbelly Water SnakeReptiliaWebsterNN YesReference
Nerodia rhombifer rhombifer Diamondback Water SnakeReptiliaWebsterNN YesReference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaWebsterNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaWebsterNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaWebsterNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaWebsterNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaWebsterNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaWebsterNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaWebsterNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaWebsterNN Reference

19 species are listed