Species Information

Species observations for selected quads

Linked life history provided courtesy of NatureServe Explorer.
Records may include both recent and historical observations.
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List Species observations in 1 selected quad.
Selected quad is: New Madrid.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Empidonax alnorum Alder FlycatcherAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Fulica americana American CootAvesNew MadridNE Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesNew MadridNNYesReference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Anaxyrus americanus American ToadAmphibiaNew MadridNN Reference
Pelecanus erythrorhynchos American White PelicanAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesNew MadridNSYesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Riparia riparia Bank SwallowAvesNew MadridNSYesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Setophaga castanea Bay-breasted WarblerAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Rynchops niger Black SkimmerAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Chlidonias niger Black TernAvesNew MadridNNYesReference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Coccyzus erythropthalmus Black-billed CuckooAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Himantopus mexicanus Black-necked StiltAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Cyprinella venusta Blacktail ShinerActinopterygiiNew MadridNSYesReference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Spatula discors Blue-winged TealAvesNew MadridNT Reference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Hydroprogne caspia Caspian TernAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis Common GartersnakeReptiliaNew MadridNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Oporornis agilis Connecticut WarblerAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray TreefrogAmphibiaNew MadridNN Reference
Nerodia rhombifer Diamond-backed WatersnakeReptiliaNew MadridNN Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesNew MadridNNYesReference
Phalacrocorax auritus Double-crested CormorantAvesNew MadridNS Reference
Dryobates pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Calidris alpina DunlinAvesNew MadridNNYesReference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Acris crepitans Eastern Cricket FrogAmphibiaNew MadridNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Eastern Fence LizardReptiliaNew MadridNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hog-nosed SnakeReptiliaNew MadridNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Eastern Musk TurtleCheloniaNew MadridNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesNew MadridNNYesReference
Corvus ossifragus Fish CrowAvesNew MadridNS Reference
Sterna forsteri Forster's TernAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Anaxyrus fowleri Fowler's ToadAmphibiaNew MadridNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesNew MadridNNYesReference
Pantherophis spiloides Gray RatsnakeReptiliaNew MadridNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Ardea alba Great EgretAvesNew MadridNTYesReference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesNew MadridNNYesReference
Dryobates villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Sternula antillarum athalassos Interior Least TernAvesNew MadridNEYesReference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesNew MadridNNYesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Empidonax minimus Least FlycatcherAvesNew MadridNEYesReference
Calidris minutilla Least SandpiperAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Tringa flavipes Lesser YellowlegsAvesNew MadridNNYesReference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesNew MadridNSYesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Limosa fedoa Marbled GodwitAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Falco columbarius MerlinAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Apalone mutica mutica Midland Smooth SoftshellCheloniaNew MadridNNYesReference
Ictinia mississippiensis Mississippi KiteAvesNew MadridNS Reference
Graptemys pseudogeographica kohnii Mississippi Map TurtleCheloniaNew MadridNNYesReference
Menidia audens Mississippi SilversideActinopterygiiNew MadridNT Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Geothlypis philadelphia Mourning WarblerAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesNew MadridNNYesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Graptemys pseudogeographica pseudogeographica Northern False Map TurtleCheloniaNew MadridNNYesReference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Contopus cooperi Olive-sided FlycatcherAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Graptemys ouachitensis Ouachita Map TurtleCheloniaNew MadridNN Reference
Setophaga palmarum Palm WarblerAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Calidris melanotos Pectoral SandpiperAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Falco peregrinus Peregrine FalconAvesNew MadridNEYesReference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Hybognathus placitus Plains MinnowActinopterygiiNew MadridNSYesReference
Falco mexicanus Prairie FalconAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesNew MadridNNYesReference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderCheloniaNew MadridNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesNew MadridNNYesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Pheucticus ludovicianus Rose-breasted GrosbeakAvesNew MadridNS Reference
Arenaria interpres Ruddy TurnstoneAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Calidris alba SanderlingAvesNew MadridNNYesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Charadrius semipalmatus Semipalmated PloverAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Calidris pusilla Semipalmated SandpiperAvesNew MadridNNYesReference
Limnodromus griseus Short-billed DowitcherAvesNew MadridNNYesReference
Tringa solitaria Solitary SandpiperAvesNew MadridNNYesReference
Lithobates sphenocephalus Southern Leopard FrogAmphibiaNew MadridNN Reference
Actitis macularius Spotted SandpiperAvesNew MadridNEYesReference
Calidris himantopus Stilt SandpiperAvesNew MadridNNYesReference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Limnothlypis swainsonii Swainson's WarblerAvesNew MadridNNYesReference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Pseudacris feriarum Upland Chorus FrogAmphibiaNew MadridNN Reference
Bartramia longicauda Upland SandpiperAvesNew MadridNHYesReference
Pooecetes gramineus Vesper SparrowAvesNew MadridNE Reference
Calidris mauri Western SandpiperAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesNew MadridNNYesReference
Empidonax flaviventris Yellow-bellied FlycatcherAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesNew MadridNNYesReference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesNew MadridNN Reference
135 species are listed.