Species Information

Species observations for selected quads

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Records may include both recent and historical observations.
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List Species observations in 1 selected quad.
Selected quad is: Big Clifty.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesBig CliftyNNYesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Corbicula fluminea Asiatic ClamBivalviaBig CliftyNN Reference
Cottus carolinae Banded SculpinActinopterygiiBig CliftyNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Moxostoma duquesnei Black RedhorseActinopterygiiBig CliftyNN Reference
Percina maculata Blackside DarterActinopterygiiBig CliftyNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Lepomis macrochirus BluegillActinopterygiiBig CliftyNN Reference
Etheostoma chlorosoma Bluntnose DarterActinopterygiiBig CliftyNN Reference
Pimephales notatus Bluntnose MinnowActinopterygiiBig CliftyNN Reference
Lynx rufus BobcatMammaliaBig CliftyNN Reference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Pimephales vigilax Bullhead MinnowActinopterygiiBig CliftyNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Eurycea lucifuga Cave SalamanderAmphibiaBig CliftyNN Reference
Cambarus tenebrosus Cavespring CrayfishMalacostracaBig CliftyNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Ictalurus punctatus Channel CatfishActinopterygiiBig CliftyNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Cyprinus carpio Common CarpActinopterygiiBig CliftyNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray TreefrogAmphibiaBig CliftyNN Reference
Lacunicambarus chimera Crawzilla CrawdadMalacostracaBig CliftyNSYesReference
Semotilus atromaculatus Creek ChubActinopterygiiBig CliftyNN Reference
Cambarus rusticiformis Depression CrayfishMalacostracaBig CliftyNNYesReference
Dryobates pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Lampropeltis nigra Eastern Black KingsnakeReptiliaBig CliftyNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Terrapene carolina Eastern Box TurtleCheloniaBig CliftyNN Reference
Agkistrodon contortrix Eastern CopperheadReptiliaBig CliftyNN Reference
Sylvilagus floridanus Eastern CottontailMammaliaBig CliftyNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hog-nosed SnakeReptiliaBig CliftyNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesBig CliftyNNYesReference
Lampropeltis triangulum Eastern MilksnakeReptiliaBig CliftyNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Ophisaurus attenuatus longicaudus Eastern Slender Glass LizardReptiliaBig CliftyNTYesReference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Notropis atherinoides Emerald ShinerActinopterygiiBig CliftyNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Etheostoma flabellare Fantail DarterActinopterygiiBig CliftyNN Reference
Lampsilis siliquoidea FatmucketBivalviaBig CliftyNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesBig CliftyNNYesReference
Percina evides Gilt DarterActinopterygiiBig CliftyNN Reference
Dorosoma cepedianum Gizzard ShadActinopterygiiBig CliftyNN Reference
Moxostoma erythrurum Golden RedhorseActinopterygiiBig CliftyNN Reference
Esox americanus Grass PickerelActinopterygiiBig CliftyNN Reference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Lithobates clamitans Green FrogAmphibiaBig CliftyNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesBig CliftyNNYesReference
Lepomis cyanellus Green SunfishActinopterygiiBig CliftyNN Reference
Etheostoma blennioides Greenside DarterActinopterygiiBig CliftyNN Reference
Sphaerium simile Grooved FingernailclamBivalviaBig CliftyNN Reference
Notropis micropteryx Highland ShinerActinopterygiiBig CliftyNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Etheostoma nigrum Johnny DarterActinopterygiiBig CliftyNN Reference
Leaunio ortmanni Kentucky CreekshellBivalviaBig CliftyNEYesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Micropterus salmoides Largemouth BassActinopterygiiBig CliftyNN Reference
Campostoma oligolepis Largescale StonerollerActinopterygiiBig CliftyNN Reference
Cryptotis parva Least ShrewMammaliaBig CliftyNN Reference
Leaunio lienosus Little SpectaclecaseBivalviaBig CliftyNTYesReference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesBig CliftyNSYesReference
Percina caprodes LogperchActinopterygiiBig CliftyNN Reference
Eurycea longicauda Long-tailed SalamanderAmphibiaBig CliftyNN Reference
Lepomis megalotis Longear SunfishActinopterygiiBig CliftyNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Dasypus novemcinctus Nine-banded ArmadilloMammaliaBig CliftyNN Reference
Hyalella azteca No Common Name (Hyalella azteca)MalacostracaBig CliftyNN Reference
Coluber constrictor North American RacerReptiliaBig CliftyNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesBig CliftyNNYesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Circus hudsonius Northern HarrierAvesBig CliftyNTYesReference
Hypentelium nigricans Northern Hog SuckerActinopterygiiBig CliftyNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Procyon lotor Northern RaccoonMammaliaBig CliftyNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus edwardsii Northern Ringneck SnakeReptiliaBig CliftyNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Blarina brevicauda Northern Short-tailed ShrewMammaliaBig CliftyNN Reference
Plethodon glutinosus Northern Slimy SalamanderAmphibiaBig CliftyNN Reference
Lepomis humilis Orangespotted SunfishActinopterygiiBig CliftyNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Aphredoderus sayanus Pirate PerchActinopterygiiBig CliftyNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesBig CliftyNNYesReference
Opsopoeodus emiliae Pugnose MinnowActinopterygiiBig CliftyNNYesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Etheostoma caeruleum Rainbow DarterActinopterygiiBig CliftyNN Reference
Oncorhynchus mykiss Rainbow TroutActinopterygiiBig CliftyNN Reference
Pseudotriton ruber Red SalamanderAmphibiaBig CliftyNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderCheloniaBig CliftyNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesBig CliftyNNYesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Lythrurus umbratilis Redfin ShinerActinopterygiiBig CliftyNN Reference
Lythrurus fumeus Ribbon ShinerActinopterygiiBig CliftyNN Reference
Ambloplites rupestris Rock BassActinopterygiiBig CliftyNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Faxonius rafinesquei Rough River CrayfishMalacostracaBig CliftyNSYesReference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Lythrurus fasciolaris Scarlet ShinerActinopterygiiBig CliftyNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Moxostoma anisurum Silver RedhorseActinopterygiiBig CliftyNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina Snapping TurtleCheloniaBig CliftyNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Lithobates sphenocephalus Southern Leopard FrogAmphibiaBig CliftyNN Reference
Chrosomus erythrogaster Southern Redbelly DaceActinopterygiiBig CliftyNN Reference
Eurycea cirrigera Southern Two-lined SalamanderAmphibiaBig CliftyNN Reference
Etheostoma squamiceps Spottail DarterActinopterygiiBig CliftyNN Reference
Micropterus punctulatus Spotted BassActinopterygiiBig CliftyNN Reference
Minytrema melanops Spotted SuckerActinopterygiiBig CliftyNN Reference
Luxilus chrysocephalus Striped ShinerActinopterygiiBig CliftyNN Reference
Etheostoma kennicotti Stripetail DarterActinopterygiiBig CliftyNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Physa gyrina Tadpole PhysaGastropodaBig CliftyNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Helisoma anceps Two-Ridge Rams-hornGastropodaBig CliftyNN Reference
Sander vitreus WalleyeActinopterygiiBig CliftyNN Reference
Lepomis gulosus WarmouthActinopterygiiBig CliftyNN Reference
Erimyzon claviformis Western Creek ChubsuckerActinopterygiiBig CliftyNN Reference
Faxonius tricuspis Western Highland CrayfishMalacostracaBig CliftyNNYesReference
Pomoxis annularis White CrappieActinopterygiiBig CliftyNN Reference
Catostomus commersonii White SuckerActinopterygiiBig CliftyNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Ameiurus natalis Yellow BullheadActinopterygiiBig CliftyNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesBig CliftyNN Reference
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