Species Information

Species observations for selected quads

Linked life history provided courtesy of NatureServe Explorer.
Records may include both recent and historical observations.
US Status Definitions     Kentucky Status Definitions

List Species observations in 1 selected quad.
Selected quad is: Sharp Place.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesSharp PlaceNN Reference
Ursus americanus American Black BearMammaliaSharp PlaceNN Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesSharp PlaceNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesSharp PlaceNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesSharp PlaceNN Reference
Cottus carolinae Banded SculpinActinopterygiiSharp PlaceNN Reference
Etheostoma obeyense Barcheek DarterActinopterygiiSharp PlaceNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesSharp PlaceNN Reference
Desmognathus welteri Black Mountain SalamanderAmphibiaSharp PlaceNNYesReference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesSharp PlaceNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesSharp PlaceNN Reference
Vireo solitarius Blue-headed VireoAvesSharp PlaceNN Reference
Pimephales notatus Bluntnose MinnowActinopterygiiSharp PlaceNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesSharp PlaceNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesSharp PlaceNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesSharp PlaceNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesSharp PlaceNN Reference
Cambarus tenebrosus Cavespring CrayfishMalacostracaSharp PlaceNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesSharp PlaceNN Reference
Setophaga cerulea Cerulean WarblerAvesSharp PlaceNNYesReference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesSharp PlaceNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesSharp PlaceNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis Common GartersnakeReptiliaSharp PlaceNN Reference
Carphophis amoenus Common WormsnakeReptiliaSharp PlaceNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesSharp PlaceNN Reference
Semotilus atromaculatus Creek ChubActinopterygiiSharp PlaceNN Reference
Cambarus cumberlandensis Cumberland CrayfishMalacostracaSharp PlaceNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesSharp PlaceNN Reference
Agkistrodon contortrix Eastern CopperheadReptiliaSharp PlaceNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Eastern Fence LizardReptiliaSharp PlaceNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesSharp PlaceNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesSharp PlaceNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesSharp PlaceNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesSharp PlaceNN Reference
Etheostoma flabellare Fantail DarterActinopterygiiSharp PlaceNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesSharp PlaceNNYesReference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesSharp PlaceNN Reference
Aneides aeneus Green SalamanderAmphibiaSharp PlaceNNYesReference
Etheostoma blennioides Greenside DarterActinopterygiiSharp PlaceNN Reference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesSharp PlaceNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesSharp PlaceNN Reference
Gyrinophilus porphyriticus duryi Kentucky Spring SalamanderAmphibiaSharp PlaceNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesSharp PlaceNNYesReference
Campostoma oligolepis Largescale StonerollerActinopterygiiSharp PlaceNN Reference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesSharp PlaceNNYesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesSharp PlaceNN Reference
Desmognathus fuscus Northern Dusky SalamanderAmphibiaSharp PlaceNNYesReference
Hypentelium nigricans Northern Hog SuckerActinopterygiiSharp PlaceNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesSharp PlaceNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesSharp PlaceNN Reference
Plethodon glutinosus Northern Slimy SalamanderAmphibiaSharp PlaceNN Reference
Fundulus catenatus Northern StudfishActinopterygiiSharp PlaceNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesSharp PlaceNN Reference
Faxonius putnami Phallic CrayfishMalacostracaSharp PlaceNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesSharp PlaceNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesSharp PlaceNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesSharp PlaceNNYesReference
Appalachina chilhoweensis Queen CraterGastropodaSharp PlaceNS Reference
Corynorhinus rafinesquii Rafinesque's Big-eared BatMammaliaSharp PlaceNSYesReference
Etheostoma caeruleum Rainbow DarterActinopterygiiSharp PlaceNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesSharp PlaceNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesSharp PlaceNN Reference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesSharp PlaceNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesSharp PlaceNN Reference
Nocomis effusus Redtail ChubActinopterygiiSharp PlaceNN Reference
Ambloplites rupestris Rock BassActinopterygiiSharp PlaceNN Reference
Lythrurus fasciolaris Scarlet ShinerActinopterygiiSharp PlaceNN Reference
Micropterus dolomieu Smallmouth BassActinopterygiiSharp PlaceNN Reference
Chrosomus erythrogaster Southern Redbelly DaceActinopterygiiSharp PlaceNN Reference
Eurycea cirrigera Southern Two-lined SalamanderAmphibiaSharp PlaceNN Reference
Plethodon ventralis Southern Zigzag SalamanderAmphibiaSharp PlaceNN Reference
Etheostoma stigmaeum Speckled DarterActinopterygiiSharp PlaceNN Reference
Ambystoma maculatum Spotted SalamanderAmphibiaSharp PlaceNN Reference
Luxilus chrysocephalus Striped ShinerActinopterygiiSharp PlaceNN Reference
Notropis telescopus Telescope ShinerActinopterygiiSharp PlaceNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaSharp PlaceNNYesReference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesSharp PlaceNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesSharp PlaceNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesSharp PlaceNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesSharp PlaceNN Reference
Lithobates sylvaticus Wood FrogAmphibiaSharp PlaceNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesSharp PlaceNNYesReference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesSharp PlaceNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesSharp PlaceNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesSharp PlaceNN Reference
85 species are listed.