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: Georgetown.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesGeorgetownNNYesReference
Lithobates catesbeianus American BullfrogAmphibiaGeorgetownNN Reference
Fulica americana American CootAvesGeorgetownNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesGeorgetownNNYesReference
Neovison vison American MinkMammaliaGeorgetownNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Anaxyrus americanus American ToadAmphibiaGeorgetownNN Reference
Mareca americana American WigeonAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesGeorgetownNNYesReference
Corbicula fluminea Asian ClamBivalviaGeorgetownNN Reference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesGeorgetownNSYesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Etheostoma zonale Banded DarterActinopterygiiGeorgetownNN Reference
Anguispira kochi Banded GlobeGastropodaGeorgetownNN Reference
Cottus carolinae Banded SculpinActinopterygiiGeorgetownNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Eptesicus fuscus Big Brown BatMammaliaGeorgetownNN Reference
Hybopsis amblops Bigeye ChubActinopterygiiGeorgetownNN Reference
Notropis boops Bigeye ShinerActinopterygiiGeorgetownNN Reference
Ameiurus melas Black BullheadActinopterygiiGeorgetownNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Fundulus notatus Blackstripe TopminnowActinopterygiiGeorgetownNN Reference
Acris blanchardi Blanchard's Cricket FrogAmphibiaGeorgetownNNYesReference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Spatula discors Blue-winged TealAvesGeorgetownNT Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesGeorgetownNNYesReference
Lepomis macrochirus BluegillActinopterygiiGeorgetownNN Reference
Pimephales notatus Bluntnose MinnowActinopterygiiGeorgetownNN Reference
Dolichonyx oryzivorus BobolinkAvesGeorgetownNSYesReference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Labidesthes sicculus Brook SilversideActinopterygiiGeorgetownNN Reference
Certhia americana Brown CreeperAvesGeorgetownNT Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Bucephala albeola BuffleheadAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Eurycea lucifuga Cave SalamanderAmphibiaGeorgetownNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Ictalurus punctatus Channel CatfishActinopterygiiGeorgetownNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Cyprinus carpio Common CarpActinopterygiiGeorgetownNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis Common GartersnakeReptiliaGeorgetownNN Reference
Bucephala clangula Common GoldeneyeAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Common WatersnakeReptiliaGeorgetownNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray TreefrogAmphibiaGeorgetownNN Reference
Canis latrans CoyoteMammaliaGeorgetownNN Reference
Semotilus atromaculatus Creek ChubActinopterygiiGeorgetownNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesGeorgetownNS Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesGeorgetownNNYesReference
Dryobates pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Lampropeltis nigra Eastern Black KingsnakeReptiliaGeorgetownNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Terrapene carolina Eastern Box TurtleCheloniaGeorgetownNN Reference
Tamias striatus Eastern ChipmunkMammaliaGeorgetownNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesGeorgetownNNYesReference
Scalopus aquaticus Eastern MoleMammaliaGeorgetownNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Lasiurus borealis Eastern Red BatMammaliaGeorgetownNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Notropis atherinoides Emerald ShinerActinopterygiiGeorgetownNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Etheostoma flabellare Fantail DarterActinopterygiiGeorgetownNN Reference
Pimephales promelas Fathead MinnowActinopterygiiGeorgetownNN Reference
Lampsilis siliquoidea FatmucketBivalviaGeorgetownNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesGeorgetownNNYesReference
Elimia semicarinata Fine-ridged ElimiaGastropodaGeorgetownNN Reference
Patera appressa Flat BladetoothGastropodaGeorgetownNN Reference
Mareca strepera GadwallAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Pseudanophthalmus horni Garman's Cave BeetleInsectaGeorgetownNS Reference
Pyganodon grandis Giant FloaterBivalviaGeorgetownNN Reference
Dorosoma cepedianum Gizzard ShadActinopterygiiGeorgetownNN Reference
Moxostoma erythrurum Golden RedhorseActinopterygiiGeorgetownNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesGeorgetownNNYesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Urocyon cinereoargenteus Gray FoxMammaliaGeorgetownNNYesReference
Myotis grisescens Gray MyotisMammaliaGeorgetownETYesReference
Pantherophis spiloides Gray RatsnakeReptiliaGeorgetownNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Anser albifrons Greater White-fronted GooseAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Lithobates clamitans Green FrogAmphibiaGeorgetownNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesGeorgetownNNYesReference
Lepomis cyanellus Green SunfishActinopterygiiGeorgetownNN Reference
Anas crecca Green-winged TealAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Etheostoma blennioides Greenside DarterActinopterygiiGeorgetownNN Reference
Dryobates villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Lasiurus cinereus Hoary BatMammaliaGeorgetownNN Reference
Lophodytes cucullatus Hooded MerganserAvesGeorgetownNTYesReference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Ambystoma jeffersonianum Jefferson SalamanderAmphibiaGeorgetownNN Reference
Etheostoma nigrum Johnny DarterActinopterygiiGeorgetownNN Reference
Faxonius juvenilis Kentucky River CrayfishMalacostracaGeorgetownNN Reference
Ptychobranchus fasciolaris KidneyshellBivalviaGeorgetownNN Reference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Calcarius lapponicus Lapland LongspurAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Micropterus salmoides Largemouth BassActinopterygiiGeorgetownNN Reference
Cryptotis parva Least ShrewMammaliaGeorgetownNN Reference
Tringa flavipes Lesser YellowlegsAvesGeorgetownNNYesReference
Melospiza lincolnii Lincoln's SparrowAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Myotis lucifugus Little Brown BatMammaliaGeorgetownNTYesReference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesGeorgetownNSYesReference
Percina caprodes LogperchActinopterygiiGeorgetownNN Reference
Lepomis megalotis Longear SunfishActinopterygiiGeorgetownNN Reference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesGeorgetownNNYesReference
Setophaga magnolia Magnolia WarblerAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Planorbella trivolvis Marsh Rams-hornGastropodaGeorgetownNN Reference
Zapus hudsonius Meadow Jumping MouseMammaliaGeorgetownNN Reference
Microtus pennsylvanicus Meadow VoleMammaliaGeorgetownNN Reference
Pseudosuccinea columella Mimic LymnaeaGastropodaGeorgetownNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Actinonaias ligamentina MucketBivalviaGeorgetownNN Reference
Cygnus olor Mute SwanAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Hyalella azteca No Common Name (Hyalella azteca)MalacostracaGeorgetownNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesGeorgetownNNYesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Circus hudsonius Northern HarrierAvesGeorgetownNTYesReference
Hypentelium nigricans Northern Hog SuckerActinopterygiiGeorgetownNN Reference
Lithobates pipiens Northern Leopard FrogAmphibiaGeorgetownNSYesReference
Myotis septentrionalis Northern Long-Eared BatMammaliaGeorgetownTEYesReference
Graptemys geographica Northern Map TurtleCheloniaGeorgetownNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Procyon lotor Northern RaccoonMammaliaGeorgetownNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Blarina brevicauda Northern Short-tailed ShrewMammaliaGeorgetownNN Reference
Spatula clypeata Northern ShovelerAvesGeorgetownNE Reference
Campostoma anomalum Ohio StonerollerActinopterygiiGeorgetownNN Reference
Etheostoma spectabile Orangethroat DarterActinopterygiiGeorgetownNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Cambarus ortmanni Ortmann's MudbugMalacostracaGeorgetownNNYesReference
Setophaga palmarum Palm WarblerAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Calidris melanotos Pectoral SandpiperAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Faxonius putnami Phallic CrayfishMalacostracaGeorgetownNN Reference
Podilymbus podiceps Pied-billed GrebeAvesGeorgetownNEYesReference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Tritogonia verrucosa PistolgripBivalviaGeorgetownNN Reference
Peromyscus maniculatus bairdii Prairie DeermouseMammaliaGeorgetownNN Reference
Microtus ochrogaster Prairie VoleMammaliaGeorgetownNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesGeorgetownNNYesReference
Mesodon elevatus Proud GlobeGastropodaGeorgetownNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Cyclonaias tuberculata Purple WartybackBivalviaGeorgetownNN Reference
Regina septemvittata QueensnakeReptiliaGeorgetownNN Reference
Etheostoma caeruleum Rainbow DarterActinopterygiiGeorgetownNN Reference
Vulpes vulpes Red FoxMammaliaGeorgetownNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderCheloniaGeorgetownNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesGeorgetownNNYesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Lepomis microlophus Redear SunfishActinopterygiiGeorgetownNN Reference
Aythya collaris Ring-necked DuckAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Sphaerium fabale River FingernailclamBivalviaGeorgetownNN Reference
Ambloplites rupestris Rock BassActinopterygiiGeorgetownNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Pheucticus ludovicianus Rose-breasted GrosbeakAvesGeorgetownNS Reference
Anser rossii Ross's GooseAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Regulus calendula Ruby-crowned KingletAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Oxyura jamaicensis Ruddy DuckAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Selasphorus rufus Rufous HummingbirdAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Euphagus carolinus Rusty BlackbirdAvesGeorgetownNNYesReference
Faxonius rusticus Rusty CrayfishMalacostracaGeorgetownNNYesReference
Passerculus sandwichensis Savannah SparrowAvesGeorgetownNSYesReference
Lythrurus fasciolaris Scarlet ShinerActinopterygiiGeorgetownNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Charadrius semipalmatus Semipalmated PloverAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Inflectarius inflectus ShagreenGastropodaGeorgetownNN Reference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesGeorgetownNSYesReference
Asio flammeus Short-eared OwlAvesGeorgetownNEYesReference
Notropis photogenis Silver ShinerActinopterygiiGeorgetownNN Reference
Alasmidonta viridis Slippershell MusselBivalviaGeorgetownNSYesReference
Micropterus dolomieu Smallmouth BassActinopterygiiGeorgetownNN Reference
Ictiobus bubalus Smallmouth BuffaloActinopterygiiGeorgetownNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina Snapping TurtleCheloniaGeorgetownNN Reference
Plectrophenax nivalis Snow BuntingAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Anser caerulescens Snow GooseAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Glaucomys volans Southern Flying SquirrelMammaliaGeorgetownNN Reference
Plethodon richmondi Southern Ravine SalamanderAmphibiaGeorgetownNN Reference
Blarina carolinensis Southern Short-tailed ShrewMammaliaGeorgetownNN Reference
Eurycea cirrigera Southern Two-lined SalamanderAmphibiaGeorgetownNN Reference
Eurynia dilatata SpikeBivalviaGeorgetownNN Reference
Cyprinella spiloptera Spotfin ShinerActinopterygiiGeorgetownNN Reference
Micropterus punctulatus Spotted BassActinopterygiiGeorgetownNN Reference
Minytrema melanops Spotted SuckerActinopterygiiGeorgetownNN Reference
Pseudacris crucifer Spring PeeperAmphibiaGeorgetownNN Reference
Cyprinella whipplei Steelcolor ShinerActinopterygiiGeorgetownNN Reference
Ambystoma barbouri Streamside SalamanderAmphibiaGeorgetownNNYesReference
Luxilus chrysocephalus Striped ShinerActinopterygiiGeorgetownNN Reference
Mephitis mephitis Striped SkunkMammaliaGeorgetownNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Physa gyrina Tadpole PhysaGastropodaGeorgetownNN Reference
Leiothlypis peregrina Tennessee WarblerAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Mesodon zaletus Toothed GlobeGastropodaGeorgetownNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Didelphis virginiana Virginia OpossumMammaliaGeorgetownNN Reference
Fusconaia flava Wabash PigtoeBivalviaGeorgetownNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Lepomis gulosus WarmouthActinopterygiiGeorgetownNN Reference
Gambusia affinis Western MosquitofishActinopterygiiGeorgetownNN Reference
Pomoxis annularis White CrappieActinopterygiiGeorgetownNN Reference
Catostomus commersonii White SuckerActinopterygiiGeorgetownNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Peromyscus leucopus White-footed MouseMammaliaGeorgetownNN Reference
Mesodon thyroidus White-lip GlobeGastropodaGeorgetownNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Gallinago delicata Wilson's SnipeAvesGeorgetownNNYesReference
Cardellina pusilla Wilson's WarblerAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesGeorgetownNNYesReference
Marmota monax WoodchuckMammaliaGeorgetownNN Reference
Helmitheros vermivorum Worm-eating WarblerAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Ameiurus natalis Yellow BullheadActinopterygiiGeorgetownNN Reference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesGeorgetownNNYesReference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
251 species are listed.