Species Information

Species observations for selected quads


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List Species observations in 1 selected quad.
Selected quad is: Cardwell.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesCardwellNN Reference
Castor canadensis American BeaverMammaliaCardwellNN Reference
Lithobates catesbeianus American BullfrogAmphibiaCardwellNN Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesCardwellNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesCardwellNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesCardwellNNYesReference
Neovison vison American MinkMammaliaCardwellNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesCardwellNN Reference
Anaxyrus americanus American ToadAmphibiaCardwellNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesCardwellNNYesReference
Corbicula fluminea Asian ClamBivalviaCardwellNN Reference
Peucaea aestivalis Bachman's SparrowAvesCardwellNEYesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesCardwellNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesCardwellNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesCardwellNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesCardwellNN Reference
Thryomanes bewickii Bewick's WrenAvesCardwellNHYesReference
Hybopsis amblops Bigeye ChubActinopterygiiCardwellNN Reference
Notropis boops Bigeye ShinerActinopterygiiCardwellNN Reference
Moxostoma duquesnei Black RedhorseActinopterygiiCardwellNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesCardwellNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesCardwellNN Reference
Setophaga virens Black-throated Green WarblerAvesCardwellNNYesReference
Percina maculata Blackside DarterActinopterygiiCardwellNN Reference
Fundulus notatus Blackstripe TopminnowActinopterygiiCardwellNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesCardwellNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesCardwellNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesCardwellNN Reference
Lepomis macrochirus BluegillActinopterygiiCardwellNN Reference
Pimephales notatus Bluntnose MinnowActinopterygiiCardwellNN Reference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesCardwellNN Reference
Labidesthes sicculus Brook SilversideActinopterygiiCardwellNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesCardwellNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesCardwellNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesCardwellNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesCardwellNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesCardwellNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesCardwellNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesCardwellNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesCardwellNN Reference
Antrostomus carolinensis Chuck-will's-widowAvesCardwellNNYesReference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesCardwellNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis Common GartersnakeReptiliaCardwellNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesCardwellNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Common WatersnakeReptiliaCardwellNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesCardwellNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesCardwellNN Reference
Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray TreefrogAmphibiaCardwellNN Reference
Lacunicambarus chimera Crawzilla CrawdadMalacostracaCardwellNSYesReference
Semotilus atromaculatus Creek ChubActinopterygiiCardwellNN Reference
Strophitus undulatus CreeperBivalviaCardwellNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesCardwellNS Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesCardwellNNYesReference
Dryobates pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesCardwellNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesCardwellNN Reference
Terrapene carolina Eastern Box TurtleCheloniaCardwellNN Reference
Tamias striatus Eastern ChipmunkMammaliaCardwellNN Reference
Sylvilagus floridanus Eastern CottontailMammaliaCardwellNN Reference
Acris crepitans Eastern Cricket FrogAmphibiaCardwellNN Reference
Sciurus niger Eastern Fox SquirrelMammaliaCardwellNN Reference
Sciurus carolinensis Eastern Gray SquirrelMammaliaCardwellNN Reference
Reithrodontomys humulis Eastern Harvest MouseMammaliaCardwellNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hog-nosed SnakeReptiliaCardwellNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesCardwellNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesCardwellNNYesReference
Lampropeltis triangulum Eastern MilksnakeReptiliaCardwellNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesCardwellNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesCardwellNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesCardwellNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesCardwellNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesCardwellNN Reference
Etheostoma flabellare Fantail DarterActinopterygiiCardwellNN Reference
Pimephales promelas Fathead MinnowActinopterygiiCardwellNN Reference
Lampsilis siliquoidea FatmucketBivalviaCardwellNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesCardwellNNYesReference
Pylodictis olivaris Flathead CatfishActinopterygiiCardwellNN Reference
Anaxyrus fowleri Fowler's ToadAmphibiaCardwellNN Reference
Notropis buchanani Ghost ShinerActinopterygiiCardwellNNYesReference
Pyganodon grandis Giant FloaterBivalviaCardwellNN Reference
Dorosoma cepedianum Gizzard ShadActinopterygiiCardwellNN Reference
Moxostoma erythrurum Golden RedhorseActinopterygiiCardwellNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesCardwellNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesCardwellNNYesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesCardwellNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesCardwellNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesCardwellNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesCardwellNN Reference
Lithobates clamitans Green FrogAmphibiaCardwellNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesCardwellNNYesReference
Lepomis cyanellus Green SunfishActinopterygiiCardwellNN Reference
Etheostoma blennioides Greenside DarterActinopterygiiCardwellNN Reference
Sphaerium simile Grooved FingernailclamBivalviaCardwellNN Reference
Dryobates villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesCardwellNN Reference
Etheostoma lawrencei Headwater DarterActinopterygiiCardwellNN Reference
Centronyx henslowii Henslow's SparrowAvesCardwellNSYesReference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesCardwellNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesCardwellNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesCardwellNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesCardwellNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesCardwellNN Reference
Ambystoma jeffersonianum Jefferson SalamanderAmphibiaCardwellNN Reference
Etheostoma nigrum Johnny DarterActinopterygiiCardwellNN Reference
Faxonius juvenilis Kentucky River CrayfishMalacostracaCardwellNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesCardwellNNYesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesCardwellNN Reference
Micropterus salmoides Largemouth BassActinopterygiiCardwellNN Reference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesCardwellNSYesReference
Percina caprodes LogperchActinopterygiiCardwellNN Reference
Lepomis megalotis Longear SunfishActinopterygiiCardwellNN Reference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesCardwellNNYesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesCardwellNN Reference
Microtus pennsylvanicus Meadow VoleMammaliaCardwellNN Reference
Notropis volucellus Mimic ShinerActinopterygiiCardwellNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesCardwellNN Reference
Ondatra zibethicus MuskratMammaliaCardwellNNYesReference
Hyalella azteca No Common Name (Hyalella azteca)MalacostracaCardwellNN Reference
Coluber constrictor North American RacerReptiliaCardwellNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesCardwellNNYesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesCardwellNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesCardwellNN Reference
Hypentelium nigricans Northern Hog SuckerActinopterygiiCardwellNN Reference
Graptemys geographica Northern Map TurtleCheloniaCardwellNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesCardwellNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesCardwellNN Reference
Lontra canadensis Northern River OtterMammaliaCardwellNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesCardwellNN Reference
Blarina brevicauda Northern Short-tailed ShrewMammaliaCardwellNN Reference
Plethodon glutinosus Northern Slimy SalamanderAmphibiaCardwellNN Reference
Plethodon dorsalis Northern Zigzag SalamanderAmphibiaCardwellNN Reference
Campostoma anomalum Ohio StonerollerActinopterygiiCardwellNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesCardwellNN Reference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesCardwellNN Reference
Lithobates palustris Pickerel FrogAmphibiaCardwellNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesCardwellNN Reference
Microtus ochrogaster Prairie VoleMammaliaCardwellNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesCardwellNNYesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesCardwellNN Reference
Etheostoma caeruleum Rainbow DarterActinopterygiiCardwellNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesCardwellNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderCheloniaCardwellNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesCardwellNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesCardwellNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesCardwellNN Reference
Ambloplites rupestris Rock BassActinopterygiiCardwellNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesCardwellNN Reference
Notropis rubellus Rosyface ShinerActinopterygiiCardwellNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesCardwellNN Reference
Faxonius rusticus Rusty CrayfishMalacostracaCardwellNNYesReference
Notropis stramineus Sand ShinerActinopterygiiCardwellNN Reference
Lythrurus fasciolaris Scarlet ShinerActinopterygiiCardwellNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesCardwellNN Reference
Moxostoma anisurum Silver RedhorseActinopterygiiCardwellNN Reference
Notropis photogenis Silver ShinerActinopterygiiCardwellNN Reference
Ericymba buccata Silverjaw MinnowActinopterygiiCardwellNN Reference
Alasmidonta viridis Slippershell MusselBivalviaCardwellNSYesReference
Micropterus dolomieu Smallmouth BassActinopterygiiCardwellNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina Snapping TurtleCheloniaCardwellNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesCardwellNN Reference
Sorex longirostris Southeastern ShrewMammaliaCardwellNNYesReference
Synaptomys cooperi Southern Bog LemmingMammaliaCardwellNNYesReference
Eurycea cirrigera Southern Two-lined SalamanderAmphibiaCardwellNN Reference
Eurynia dilatata SpikeBivalviaCardwellNN Reference
Cyprinella spiloptera Spotfin ShinerActinopterygiiCardwellNN Reference
Micropterus punctulatus Spotted BassActinopterygiiCardwellNN Reference
Minytrema melanops Spotted SuckerActinopterygiiCardwellNN Reference
Pseudacris crucifer Spring PeeperAmphibiaCardwellNN Reference
Cyprinella whipplei Steelcolor ShinerActinopterygiiCardwellNN Reference
Noturus flavus StonecatActinopterygiiCardwellNN Reference
Luxilus chrysocephalus Striped ShinerActinopterygiiCardwellNN Reference
Etheostoma kennicotti Stripetail DarterActinopterygiiCardwellNN Reference
Phenacobius mirabilis Suckermouth MinnowActinopterygiiCardwellNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesCardwellNN Reference
Amblema plicata ThreeridgeBivalviaCardwellNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesCardwellNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesCardwellNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesCardwellNN Reference
Catharus fuscescens VeeryAvesCardwellNN Reference
Fusconaia flava Wabash PigtoeBivalviaCardwellNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesCardwellNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Whip-poor-willAvesCardwellNNYesReference
Catostomus commersonii White SuckerActinopterygiiCardwellNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesCardwellNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesCardwellNN Reference
Peromyscus leucopus White-footed MouseMammaliaCardwellNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesCardwellNN Reference
Cyprinella galactura Whitetail ShinerActinopterygiiCardwellNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesCardwellNN Reference
Empidonax traillii Willow FlycatcherAvesCardwellNNYesReference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesCardwellNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesCardwellNNYesReference
Microtus pinetorum Woodland VoleMammaliaCardwellNN Reference
Ameiurus natalis Yellow BullheadActinopterygiiCardwellNN Reference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesCardwellNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesCardwellNNYesReference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesCardwellNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesCardwellNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesCardwellNN Reference
197 species are listed.