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: Spottsville.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Castor canadensis American BeaverMammaliaSpottsvilleNN Reference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesSpottsvilleNNYesReference
Lithobates catesbeianus American BullfrogAmphibiaSpottsvilleNN Reference
Fulica americana American CootAvesSpottsvilleNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesSpottsvilleNNYesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Anaxyrus americanus American ToadAmphibiaSpottsvilleNN Reference
Spizelloides arborea American Tree SparrowAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Corbicula fluminea Asian ClamBivalviaSpottsvilleNN Reference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Hypophthalmichthys nobilis Bighead CarpActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Ictiobus cyprinellus Bigmouth BuffaloActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Ligumia recta Black SandshellBivalviaSpottsvilleNSYesReference
Percina maculata Blackside DarterActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Fundulus olivaceus Blackspotted TopminnowActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Fundulus notatus Blackstripe TopminnowActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Ictalurus furcatus Blue CatfishActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Lepomis macrochirus BluegillActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Pimephales notatus Bluntnose MinnowActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Amia calva BowfinActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Labidesthes sicculus Brook SilversideActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Bucephala albeola BuffleheadAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Pimephales vigilax Bullhead MinnowActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Ellipsaria lineolata ButterflyBivalviaSpottsvilleNNYesReference
Faxonius immunis Calico CrayfishMalacostracaSpottsvilleNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Ictalurus punctatus Channel CatfishActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Cyprinus carpio Common CarpActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis Common GartersnakeReptiliaSpottsvilleNN Reference
Bucephala clangula Common GoldeneyeAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Mergus merganser Common MerganserAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Common WatersnakeReptiliaSpottsvilleNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray TreefrogAmphibiaSpottsvilleNN Reference
Nerodia erythrogaster neglecta Copperbelly WatersnakeReptiliaSpottsvilleNTYesReference
Canis latrans CoyoteMammaliaSpottsvilleNN Reference
Semotilus atromaculatus Creek ChubActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesSpottsvilleNS Reference
Truncilla truncata DeertoeBivalviaSpottsvilleNN Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesSpottsvilleNNYesReference
Phalacrocorax auritus Double-crested CormorantAvesSpottsvilleNS Reference
Dryobates pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Terrapene carolina Eastern Box TurtleCheloniaSpottsvilleNN Reference
Sylvilagus floridanus Eastern CottontailMammaliaSpottsvilleNN Reference
Sciurus niger Eastern Fox SquirrelMammaliaSpottsvilleNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesSpottsvilleNNYesReference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Lasiurus borealis Eastern Red BatMammaliaSpottsvilleNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Reginaia ebenus EbonyshellBivalviaSpottsvilleNN Reference
Elliptio crassidens ElephantearBivalviaSpottsvilleNSYesReference
Notropis atherinoides Emerald ShinerActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Nycticeius humeralis Evening BatMammaliaSpottsvilleNN Reference
Pimephales promelas Fathead MinnowActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Truncilla donaciformis FawnsfootBivalviaSpottsvilleNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesSpottsvilleNNYesReference
Leptodea fragilis Fragile PapershellBivalviaSpottsvilleNN Reference
Aplodinotus grunniens Freshwater DrumActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Mareca strepera GadwallAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Notropis buchanani Ghost ShinerActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNNYesReference
Dorosoma cepedianum Gizzard ShadActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Moxostoma erythrurum Golden RedhorseActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Notemigonus crysoleucas Golden ShinerActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Esox americanus Grass PickerelActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesSpottsvilleNNYesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Pantherophis spiloides Gray RatsnakeReptiliaSpottsvilleNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Ardea alba Great EgretAvesSpottsvilleNTYesReference
Anser albifrons Greater White-fronted GooseAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Lithobates clamitans Green FrogAmphibiaSpottsvilleNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesSpottsvilleNNYesReference
Lepomis cyanellus Green SunfishActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Obovaria olivaria HickorynutBivalviaSpottsvilleNNYesReference
Lophodytes cucullatus Hooded MerganserAvesSpottsvilleNTYesReference
Podiceps auritus Horned GrebeAvesSpottsvilleNNYesReference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesSpottsvilleNNYesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Calcarius lapponicus Lapland LongspurAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Micropterus salmoides Largemouth BassActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Campostoma oligolepis Largescale StonerollerActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Aythya affinis Lesser ScaupAvesSpottsvilleNNYesReference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesSpottsvilleNSYesReference
Lepomis megalotis Longear SunfishActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Lepisosteus osseus Longnose GarActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Quadrula quadrula MapleleafBivalviaSpottsvilleNN Reference
Cistothorus palustris Marsh WrenAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Notropis volucellus Mimic ShinerActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Hybognathus nuchalis Mississippi Silvery MinnowActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Hiodon tergisus MooneyeActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Etheostoma asprigene Mud DarterActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Ondatra zibethicus MuskratMammaliaSpottsvilleNNYesReference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesSpottsvilleNNYesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Circus hudsonius Northern HarrierAvesSpottsvilleNTYesReference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Procyon lotor Northern RaccoonMammaliaSpottsvilleNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Spatula clypeata Northern ShovelerAvesSpottsvilleNE Reference
Parkesia noveboracensis Northern WaterthrushAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Pleurobema cordatum Ohio PigtoeBivalviaSpottsvilleNNYesReference
Lepomis humilis Orangespotted SunfishActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleCheloniaSpottsvilleNN Reference
Setophaga palmarum Palm WarblerAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Podilymbus podiceps Pied-billed GrebeAvesSpottsvilleNEYesReference
Cyclonaias pustulosa PimplebackBivalviaSpottsvilleNN Reference
Potamilus alatus Pink HeelsplitterBivalviaSpottsvilleNN Reference
Aphredoderus sayanus Pirate PerchActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Lampsilis cardium Plain PocketbookBivalviaSpottsvilleNN Reference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesSpottsvilleNNYesReference
Haemorhous purpureus Purple FinchAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Pleurobema rubrum Pyramid PigtoeBivalviaSpottsvilleNEYesReference
Carpiodes cyprinus QuillbackActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Vulpes vulpes Red FoxMammaliaSpottsvilleNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Sitta canadensis Red-breasted NuthatchAvesSpottsvilleNE Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderCheloniaSpottsvilleNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesSpottsvilleNNYesReference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Aythya americana RedheadAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Carpiodes carpio River CarpsuckerActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Notropis blennius River ShinerActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Arcidens confragosus Rock PocketbookBivalviaSpottsvilleNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Oxyura jamaicensis Ruddy DuckAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Euphagus carolinus Rusty BlackbirdAvesSpottsvilleNNYesReference
Antigone canadensis Sandhill CraneAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Passerculus sandwichensis Savannah SparrowAvesSpottsvilleNSYesReference
Lythrurus fasciolaris Scarlet ShinerActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Asio flammeus Short-eared OwlAvesSpottsvilleNEYesReference
Macrhybopsis storeriana Silver ChubActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Ericymba buccata Silverjaw MinnowActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Alosa chrysochloris Skipjack HerringActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Etheostoma gracile Slough DarterActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Ictiobus bubalus Smallmouth BuffaloActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Moxostoma breviceps Smallmouth RedhorseActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina Snapping TurtleCheloniaSpottsvilleNN Reference
Tringa solitaria Solitary SandpiperAvesSpottsvilleNNYesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Lithobates sphenocephalus Southern Leopard FrogAmphibiaSpottsvilleNN Reference
Micropterus punctulatus Spotted BassActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Actitis macularius Spotted SandpiperAvesSpottsvilleNEYesReference
Pseudacris crucifer Spring PeeperAmphibiaSpottsvilleNN Reference
Cyprinella whipplei Steelcolor ShinerActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Morone saxatilis Striped BassActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Mephitis mephitis Striped SkunkMammaliaSpottsvilleNN Reference
Phenacobius mirabilis Suckermouth MinnowActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Dorosoma petenense Threadfin ShadActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Obliquaria reflexa Threehorn WartybackBivalviaSpottsvilleNN Reference
Amblema plicata ThreeridgeBivalviaSpottsvilleNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Perimyotis subflavus Tricolored BatMammaliaSpottsvilleNTYesReference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Didelphis virginiana Virginia OpossumMammaliaSpottsvilleNN Reference
Fusconaia flava Wabash PigtoeBivalviaSpottsvilleNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Lepomis gulosus WarmouthActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Cyclonaias nodulata WartybackBivalviaSpottsvilleNN Reference
Megalonaias nervosa WashboardBivalviaSpottsvilleNN Reference
Pseudacris triseriata Western Chorus FrogAmphibiaSpottsvilleNN Reference
Erimyzon claviformis Western Creek ChubsuckerActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Gambusia affinis Western MosquitofishActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Whip-poor-willAvesSpottsvilleNNYesReference
Morone chrysops White BassActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Pomoxis annularis White CrappieActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Odocoileus virginianus White-tailed DeerMammaliaSpottsvilleNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Empidonax traillii Willow FlycatcherAvesSpottsvilleNNYesReference
Gallinago delicata Wilson's SnipeAvesSpottsvilleNNYesReference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesSpottsvilleNNYesReference
Marmota monax WoodchuckMammaliaSpottsvilleNN Reference
Ameiurus natalis Yellow BullheadActinopterygiiSpottsvilleNN Reference
Lampsilis teres Yellow SandshellBivalviaSpottsvilleNN Reference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesSpottsvilleNNYesReference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesSpottsvilleNN Reference
221 species are listed.