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: South Hill.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesSouth HillNNYesReference
Lithobates catesbeianus American BullfrogAmphibiaSouth HillNN Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesSouth HillNNYesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Spizelloides arborea American Tree SparrowAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesSouth HillNNYesReference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesSouth HillNSYesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Cottus carolinae Banded SculpinActinopterygiiSouth HillNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Vireo bellii Bell's VireoAvesSouth HillNSYesReference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Ictiobus cyprinellus Bigmouth BuffaloActinopterygiiSouth HillNN Reference
Ictiobus niger Black BuffaloActinopterygiiSouth HillNSYesReference
Pomoxis nigromaculatus Black CrappieActinopterygiiSouth HillNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Percina maculata Blackside DarterActinopterygiiSouth HillNN Reference
Fundulus notatus Blackstripe TopminnowActinopterygiiSouth HillNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Spatula discors Blue-winged TealAvesSouth HillNT Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesSouth HillNNYesReference
Lepomis macrochirus BluegillActinopterygiiSouth HillNN Reference
Pimephales notatus Bluntnose MinnowActinopterygiiSouth HillNN Reference
Labidesthes sicculus Brook SilversideActinopterygiiSouth HillNN Reference
Certhia americana Brown CreeperAvesSouth HillNT Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Pimephales vigilax Bullhead MinnowActinopterygiiSouth HillNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Bubulcus ibis Cattle EgretAvesSouth HillNS Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Ictalurus punctatus Channel CatfishActinopterygiiSouth HillNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Cyprinus carpio Common CarpActinopterygiiSouth HillNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray TreefrogAmphibiaSouth HillNN Reference
Nerodia erythrogaster neglecta Copperbelly WatersnakeReptiliaSouth HillTTYesReference
Lacunicambarus chimera Crawzilla CrawdadMalacostracaSouth HillNSYesReference
Storeria dekayi Dekay's BrownsnakeReptiliaSouth HillNN Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesSouth HillNNYesReference
Dryobates pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Percina sciera Dusky DarterActinopterygiiSouth HillNN Reference
Lampropeltis nigra Eastern Black KingsnakeReptiliaSouth HillNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Terrapene carolina Eastern Box TurtleCheloniaSouth HillNN Reference
Acris crepitans Eastern Cricket FrogAmphibiaSouth HillNN Reference
Sciurus carolinensis Eastern Gray SquirrelMammaliaSouth HillNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hog-nosed SnakeReptiliaSouth HillNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesSouth HillNNYesReference
Gastrophryne carolinensis Eastern Narrow-mouthed ToadAmphibiaSouth HillNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Lasiurus borealis Eastern Red BatMammaliaSouth HillNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Notropis atherinoides Emerald ShinerActinopterygiiSouth HillNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesSouth HillNNYesReference
Noturus nocturnus Freckled MadtomActinopterygiiSouth HillNN Reference
Aplodinotus grunniens Freshwater DrumActinopterygiiSouth HillNN Reference
Mareca strepera GadwallAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Dorosoma cepedianum Gizzard ShadActinopterygiiSouth HillNN Reference
Moxostoma erythrurum Golden RedhorseActinopterygiiSouth HillNN Reference
Ctenopharyngodon idella Grass CarpActinopterygiiSouth HillNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesSouth HillNNYesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Lithobates clamitans Green FrogAmphibiaSouth HillNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesSouth HillNNYesReference
Lepomis cyanellus Green SunfishActinopterygiiSouth HillNN Reference
Dryobates villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Centronyx henslowii Henslow's SparrowAvesSouth HillNSYesReference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Etheostoma nigrum Johnny DarterActinopterygiiSouth HillNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesSouth HillNNYesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Calcarius lapponicus Lapland LongspurAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Micropterus salmoides Largemouth BassActinopterygiiSouth HillNN Reference
Campostoma oligolepis Largescale StonerollerActinopterygiiSouth HillNN Reference
Ammospiza leconteii LeConte's SparrowAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Percina caprodes LogperchActinopterygiiSouth HillNN Reference
Lepomis megalotis Longear SunfishActinopterygiiSouth HillNN Reference
Lepisosteus osseus Longnose GarActinopterygiiSouth HillNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Quadrula quadrula MapleleafBivalviaSouth HillNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Etheostoma asprigene Mud DarterActinopterygiiSouth HillNN Reference
Hyalella azteca No Common Name (Hyalella azteca)MalacostracaSouth HillNN Reference
Coluber constrictor North American RacerReptiliaSouth HillNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesSouth HillNNYesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Circus hudsonius Northern HarrierAvesSouth HillNTYesReference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus edwardsii Northern Ringneck SnakeReptiliaSouth HillNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Setophaga palmarum Palm WarblerAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesSouth HillNNYesReference
Opsopoeodus emiliae Pugnose MinnowActinopterygiiSouth HillNNYesReference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesSouth HillNNYesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Lepomis microlophus Redear SunfishActinopterygiiSouth HillNN Reference
Lythrurus umbratilis Redfin ShinerActinopterygiiSouth HillNN Reference
Lythrurus fumeus Ribbon ShinerActinopterygiiSouth HillNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Euphagus carolinus Rusty BlackbirdAvesSouth HillNNYesReference
Passerculus sandwichensis Savannah SparrowAvesSouth HillNSYesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Hypophthalmichthys molitrix Silver CarpActinopterygiiSouth HillNN Reference
Macrhybopsis storeriana Silver ChubActinopterygiiSouth HillNN Reference
Percina phoxocephala Slenderhead DarterActinopterygiiSouth HillNN Reference
Etheostoma gracile Slough DarterActinopterygiiSouth HillNN Reference
Ictiobus bubalus Smallmouth BuffaloActinopterygiiSouth HillNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Cyprinella spiloptera Spotfin ShinerActinopterygiiSouth HillNN Reference
Etheostoma squamiceps Spottail DarterActinopterygiiSouth HillNN Reference
Micropterus punctulatus Spotted BassActinopterygiiSouth HillNN Reference
Minytrema melanops Spotted SuckerActinopterygiiSouth HillNN Reference
Cyprinella whipplei Steelcolor ShinerActinopterygiiSouth HillNN Reference
Luxilus chrysocephalus Striped ShinerActinopterygiiSouth HillNN Reference
Etheostoma kennicotti Stripetail DarterActinopterygiiSouth HillNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Noturus gyrinus Tadpole MadtomActinopterygiiSouth HillNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaSouth HillNNYesReference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Lepomis gulosus WarmouthActinopterygiiSouth HillNN Reference
Cyclonaias nodulata WartybackBivalviaSouth HillNN Reference
Megalonaias nervosa WashboardBivalviaSouth HillNN Reference
Pseudacris triseriata Western Chorus FrogAmphibiaSouth HillNN Reference
Erimyzon claviformis Western Creek ChubsuckerActinopterygiiSouth HillNN Reference
Gambusia affinis Western MosquitofishActinopterygiiSouth HillNN Reference
Pomoxis annularis White CrappieActinopterygiiSouth HillNN Reference
Lasmigona complanata White HeelsplitterBivalviaSouth HillNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Odocoileus virginianus White-tailed DeerMammaliaSouth HillNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Empidonax traillii Willow FlycatcherAvesSouth HillNNYesReference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesSouth HillNNYesReference
Helmitheros vermivorum Worm-eating WarblerAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesSouth HillNNYesReference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesSouth HillNN Reference
171 species are listed.