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: Mays Lick.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesMays LickNN Reference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesMays LickNNYesReference
Lithobates catesbeianus American BullfrogAmphibiaMays LickNN Reference
Fulica americana American CootAvesMays LickNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesMays LickNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesMays LickNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesMays LickNNYesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesMays LickNN Reference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesMays LickNN Reference
Etheostoma zonale Banded DarterActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Riparia riparia Bank SwallowAvesMays LickNSYesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesMays LickNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesMays LickNN Reference
Eptesicus fuscus Big Brown BatMammaliaMays LickNN Reference
Hybopsis amblops Bigeye ChubActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Ictiobus cyprinellus Bigmouth BuffaloActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Ameiurus melas Black BullheadActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Pomoxis nigromaculatus Black CrappieActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Moxostoma duquesnei Black RedhorseActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesMays LickNN Reference
Percina maculata Blackside DarterActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Fundulus notatus Blackstripe TopminnowActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Acris blanchardi Blanchard's Cricket FrogAmphibiaMays LickNNYesReference
Ictalurus furcatus Blue CatfishActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesMays LickNN Reference
Spatula discors Blue-winged TealAvesMays LickNT Reference
Lepomis macrochirus BluegillActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Pimephales notatus Bluntnose MinnowActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Noturus miurus Brindled MadtomActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Labidesthes sicculus Brook SilversideActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Ameiurus nebulosus Brown BullheadActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Certhia americana Brown CreeperAvesMays LickNT Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesMays LickNN Reference
Bucephala albeola BuffleheadAvesMays LickNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesMays LickNN Reference
Aythya valisineria CanvasbackAvesMays LickNN Reference
Setophaga tigrina Cape May WarblerAvesMays LickNNYesReference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesMays LickNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesMays LickNN Reference
Eurycea lucifuga Cave SalamanderAmphibiaMays LickNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesMays LickNN Reference
Campostoma anomalum Central StonerollerActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Setophaga cerulea Cerulean WarblerAvesMays LickNNYesReference
Ictalurus punctatus Channel CatfishActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesMays LickNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesMays LickNN Reference
Cyprinus carpio Common CarpActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis Common GartersnakeReptiliaMays LickNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesMays LickNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Common WatersnakeReptiliaMays LickNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesMays LickNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesMays LickNN Reference
Semotilus atromaculatus Creek ChubActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Dryobates pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesMays LickNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesMays LickNN Reference
Sciurus niger Eastern Fox SquirrelMammaliaMays LickNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesMays LickNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesMays LickNNYesReference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesMays LickNN Reference
Lasiurus borealis Eastern Red BatMammaliaMays LickNN Reference
Ammocrypta pellucida Eastern Sand DarterActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesMays LickNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesMays LickNN Reference
Stylurus notatus Elusive ClubtailInsectaMays LickNEYesReference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesMays LickNN Reference
Etheostoma flabellare Fantail DarterActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Pimephales promelas Fathead MinnowActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Lampsilis siliquoidea FatmucketBivalviaMays LickNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesMays LickNNYesReference
Anaxyrus fowleri Fowler's ToadAmphibiaMays LickNN Reference
Aplodinotus grunniens Freshwater DrumActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Mareca strepera GadwallAvesMays LickNN Reference
Pyganodon grandis Giant FloaterBivalviaMays LickNN Reference
Dorosoma cepedianum Gizzard ShadActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Moxostoma erythrurum Golden RedhorseActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesMays LickNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesMays LickNNYesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesMays LickNN Reference
Urocyon cinereoargenteus Gray FoxMammaliaMays LickNNYesReference
Pantherophis spiloides Gray RatsnakeReptiliaMays LickNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesMays LickNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesMays LickNN Reference
Lithobates clamitans Green FrogAmphibiaMays LickNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesMays LickNNYesReference
Lepomis cyanellus Green SunfishActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Etheostoma blennioides Greenside DarterActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Lophodytes cucullatus Hooded MerganserAvesMays LickNTYesReference
Podiceps auritus Horned GrebeAvesMays LickNNYesReference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesMays LickNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesMays LickNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesMays LickNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesMays LickNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesMays LickNN Reference
Etheostoma nigrum Johnny DarterActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesMays LickNN Reference
Micropterus salmoides Largemouth BassActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Aythya affinis Lesser ScaupAvesMays LickNNYesReference
Myotis lucifugus Little Brown BatMammaliaMays LickNTYesReference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesMays LickNSYesReference
Percina caprodes LogperchActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Lepomis megalotis Longear SunfishActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Lepisosteus osseus Longnose GarActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesMays LickNN Reference
Notropis volucellus Mimic ShinerActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesMays LickNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesMays LickNNYesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesMays LickNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesMays LickNN Reference
Hypentelium nigricans Northern Hog SuckerActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Lithobates pipiens Northern Leopard FrogAmphibiaMays LickNSYesReference
Myotis septentrionalis Northern Long-Eared BatMammaliaMays LickEEYesReference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesMays LickNN Reference
Anas acuta Northern PintailAvesMays LickNN Reference
Procyon lotor Northern RaccoonMammaliaMays LickNN Reference
Blarina brevicauda Northern Short-tailed ShrewMammaliaMays LickNN Reference
Spatula clypeata Northern ShovelerAvesMays LickNE Reference
Plethodon glutinosus Northern Slimy SalamanderAmphibiaMays LickNN Reference
Lepomis humilis Orangespotted SunfishActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Etheostoma spectabile Orangethroat DarterActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesMays LickNN Reference
Cambarus ortmanni Ortmann's MudbugMalacostracaMays LickNNYesReference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesMays LickNN Reference
Lepomis gibbosus PumpkinseedActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Haemorhous purpureus Purple FinchAvesMays LickNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesMays LickNN Reference
Regina septemvittata QueensnakeReptiliaMays LickNN Reference
Etheostoma caeruleum Rainbow DarterActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Vulpes vulpes Red FoxMammaliaMays LickNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesMays LickNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesMays LickNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesMays LickNNYesReference
Podiceps grisegena Red-necked GrebeAvesMays LickNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesMays LickNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesMays LickNN Reference
Lepomis microlophus Redear SunfishActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Lythrurus umbratilis Redfin ShinerActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Aythya americana RedheadAvesMays LickNN Reference
Percina shumardi River DarterActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Ambloplites rupestris Rock BassActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesMays LickNN Reference
Notropis stramineus Sand ShinerActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Lythrurus fasciolaris Scarlet ShinerActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesMays LickNN Reference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesMays LickNSYesReference
Notropis photogenis Silver ShinerActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Ericymba buccata Silverjaw MinnowActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Percina phoxocephala Slenderhead DarterActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Alasmidonta viridis Slippershell MusselBivalviaMays LickNSYesReference
Micropterus dolomieu Smallmouth BassActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesMays LickNN Reference
Plethodon richmondi Southern Ravine SalamanderAmphibiaMays LickNN Reference
Eurycea cirrigera Southern Two-lined SalamanderAmphibiaMays LickNN Reference
Cyprinella spiloptera Spotfin ShinerActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Micropterus punctulatus Spotted BassActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Minytrema melanops Spotted SuckerActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Cyprinella whipplei Steelcolor ShinerActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Noturus flavus StonecatActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Ambystoma barbouri Streamside SalamanderAmphibiaMays LickNNYesReference
Luxilus chrysocephalus Striped ShinerActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Mephitis mephitis Striped SkunkMammaliaMays LickNN Reference
Phenacobius mirabilis Suckermouth MinnowActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesMays LickNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesMays LickNN Reference
Perimyotis subflavus Tricolored BatMammaliaMays LickPETYesReference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesMays LickNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesMays LickNN Reference
Etheostoma variatum Variegate DarterActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Didelphis virginiana Virginia OpossumMammaliaMays LickNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesMays LickNN Reference
Lepomis gulosus WarmouthActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Pomoxis annularis White CrappieActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Catostomus commersonii White SuckerActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesMays LickNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesMays LickNN Reference
Peromyscus leucopus White-footed MouseMammaliaMays LickNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesMays LickNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesMays LickNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesMays LickNNYesReference
Ameiurus natalis Yellow BullheadActinopterygiiMays LickNN Reference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesMays LickNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesMays LickNNYesReference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesMays LickNN Reference
182 species are listed.