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: Paint Lick.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Lithobates catesbeianus American BullfrogAmphibiaPaint LickNN Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesPaint LickNNYesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Anaxyrus americanus American ToadAmphibiaPaint LickNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesPaint LickNNYesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesPaint LickNSYesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Notropis boops Bigeye ShinerActinopterygiiPaint LickNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Lepomis macrochirus BluegillActinopterygiiPaint LickNN Reference
Pimephales notatus Bluntnose MinnowActinopterygiiPaint LickNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Eurycea lucifuga Cave SalamanderAmphibiaPaint LickNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Antrostomus carolinensis Chuck-will's-widowAvesPaint LickNNYesReference
Plestiodon fasciatus Common Five-lined SkinkReptiliaPaint LickNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis Common GartersnakeReptiliaPaint LickNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Common WatersnakeReptiliaPaint LickNN Reference
Carphophis amoenus Common WormsnakeReptiliaPaint LickNN Reference
Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray TreefrogAmphibiaPaint LickNN Reference
Semotilus atromaculatus Creek ChubActinopterygiiPaint LickNN Reference
Dryobates pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Terrapene carolina Eastern Box TurtleCheloniaPaint LickNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesPaint LickNNYesReference
Notophthalmus viridescens Eastern NewtAmphibiaPaint LickNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Lasiurus borealis Eastern Red BatMammaliaPaint LickNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Etheostoma flabellare Fantail DarterActinopterygiiPaint LickNN Reference
Pimephales promelas Fathead MinnowActinopterygiiPaint LickNN Reference
Lampsilis siliquoidea FatmucketBivalviaPaint LickNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesPaint LickNNYesReference
Elimia semicarinata Fine-ridged ElimiaGastropodaPaint LickNN Reference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Pantherophis spiloides Gray RatsnakeReptiliaPaint LickNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Lithobates clamitans Green FrogAmphibiaPaint LickNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesPaint LickNNYesReference
Lepomis cyanellus Green SunfishActinopterygiiPaint LickNN Reference
Etheostoma blennioides Greenside DarterActinopterygiiPaint LickNN Reference
Dryobates villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Etheostoma lawrencei Headwater DarterActinopterygiiPaint LickNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Ambystoma jeffersonianum Jefferson SalamanderAmphibiaPaint LickNN Reference
Etheostoma nigrum Johnny DarterActinopterygiiPaint LickNN Reference
Faxonius juvenilis Kentucky River CrayfishMalacostracaPaint LickNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesPaint LickNNYesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Micropterus salmoides Largemouth BassActinopterygiiPaint LickNN Reference
Myotis lucifugus Little Brown BatMammaliaPaint LickNTYesReference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesPaint LickNSYesReference
Eurycea longicauda Long-tailed SalamanderAmphibiaPaint LickNN Reference
Lepomis megalotis Longear SunfishActinopterygiiPaint LickNN Reference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesPaint LickNNYesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Pseudacris brachyphona Mountain Chorus FrogAmphibiaPaint LickNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Coluber constrictor North American RacerReptiliaPaint LickNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesPaint LickNNYesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Hypentelium nigricans Northern Hog SuckerActinopterygiiPaint LickNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus edwardsii Northern Ringneck SnakeReptiliaPaint LickNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Plethodon glutinosus Northern Slimy SalamanderAmphibiaPaint LickNN Reference
Fundulus catenatus Northern StudfishActinopterygiiPaint LickNN Reference
Plethodon dorsalis Northern Zigzag SalamanderAmphibiaPaint LickNN Reference
Campostoma anomalum Ohio StonerollerActinopterygiiPaint LickNN Reference
Etheostoma spectabile Orangethroat DarterActinopterygiiPaint LickNN Reference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Lithobates palustris Pickerel FrogAmphibiaPaint LickNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesPaint LickNNYesReference
Regina septemvittata QueensnakeReptiliaPaint LickNN Reference
Etheostoma caeruleum Rainbow DarterActinopterygiiPaint LickNN Reference
Vulpes vulpes Red FoxMammaliaPaint LickNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesPaint LickNNYesReference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Pheucticus ludovicianus Rose-breasted GrosbeakAvesPaint LickNS Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough GreensnakeReptiliaPaint LickNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Lythrurus fasciolaris Scarlet ShinerActinopterygiiPaint LickNN Reference
Etheostoma sp. cf. spectabile Sheltowee DarterActinopterygiiPaint LickNN Reference
Lasionycteris noctivagans Silver-haired BatMammaliaPaint LickNNYesReference
Ericymba buccata Silverjaw MinnowActinopterygiiPaint LickNN Reference
Alosa chrysochloris Skipjack HerringActinopterygiiPaint LickNN Reference
Micropterus dolomieu Smallmouth BassActinopterygiiPaint LickNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina Snapping TurtleCheloniaPaint LickNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Chrosomus erythrogaster Southern Redbelly DaceActinopterygiiPaint LickNN Reference
Eurycea cirrigera Southern Two-lined SalamanderAmphibiaPaint LickNN Reference
Plethodon ventralis Southern Zigzag SalamanderAmphibiaPaint LickNN Reference
Cyprinella spiloptera Spotfin ShinerActinopterygiiPaint LickNN Reference
Ambystoma maculatum Spotted SalamanderAmphibiaPaint LickNN Reference
Pseudacris crucifer Spring PeeperAmphibiaPaint LickNN Reference
Ambystoma barbouri Streamside SalamanderAmphibiaPaint LickNNYesReference
Luxilus chrysocephalus Striped ShinerActinopterygiiPaint LickNN Reference
Mephitis mephitis Striped SkunkMammaliaPaint LickNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Perimyotis subflavus Tricolored BatMammaliaPaint LickNTYesReference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Cambarus dubius Upland Burrowing CrayfishMalacostracaPaint LickNNYesReference
Pseudacris feriarum Upland Chorus FrogAmphibiaPaint LickNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Rhinichthys obtusus Western Blacknose DaceActinopterygiiPaint LickNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Whip-poor-willAvesPaint LickNNYesReference
Catostomus commersonii White SuckerActinopterygiiPaint LickNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesPaint LickNN Reference
Lithobates sylvaticus Wood FrogAmphibiaPaint LickNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesPaint LickNNYesReference
Ameiurus natalis Yellow BullheadActinopterygiiPaint LickNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesPaint LickNN Reference
143 species are listed.