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: Whitley.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaWhitleyNN Reference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaWhitleyNN Reference
Cemophora coccinea copei Northern Scarlet SnakeReptiliaWhitleyNN YesReference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaWhitleyNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaWhitleyNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaWhitleyNN YesReference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaWhitleyNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaWhitleyNN Reference
Eumeces anthracinus Coal SkinkReptiliaWhitleyNT YesReference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaWhitleyNN Reference
Eumeces inexpectatus Southeastern Five-lined SkinkReptiliaWhitleyNS YesReference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaWhitleyNN Reference
Graptemys ouachitensis Ouachita Map TurtleReptiliaWhitleyNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaWhitleyNN Reference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaWhitleyNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaWhitleyNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum elapsoides Scarlet KingsnakeReptiliaWhitleyNS YesReference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaWhitleyNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaWhitleyNN Reference
Ophisaurus attenuatus longicaudus Eastern Slender Glass LizardReptiliaWhitleyNT YesReference
Pituophis melanoleucus melanoleucus Northern Pine SnakeReptiliaWhitleyNE YesReference
Pseudemys concinna River CooterReptiliaWhitleyNN Reference
Regina septemvittata Queen SnakeReptiliaWhitleyNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaWhitleyNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaWhitleyNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaWhitleyNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaWhitleyNN Reference
Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata Northern Redbelly SnakeReptiliaWhitleyNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaWhitleyNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaWhitleyNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaWhitleyNN Reference
Virginia valeriae Smooth Earth SnakeReptiliaWhitleyNN Reference

32 species are listed