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: Varilla.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesVarillaNN Reference
Neotoma magister Allegheny WoodratMammaliaVarillaNNYesReference
Ursus americanus American Black BearMammaliaVarillaNN Reference
Lithobates catesbeianus American BullfrogAmphibiaVarillaNN Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesVarillaNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesVarillaNN Reference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesVarillaNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesVarillaNN Reference
Anaxyrus americanus American ToadAmphibiaVarillaNN Reference
Spizelloides arborea American Tree SparrowAvesVarillaNN Reference
Peucaea aestivalis Bachman's SparrowAvesVarillaNEYesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesVarillaNN Reference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesVarillaNSYesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesVarillaNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesVarillaNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesVarillaNN Reference
Eptesicus fuscus Big Brown BatMammaliaVarillaNN Reference
Desmognathus welteri Black Mountain SalamanderAmphibiaVarillaNNYesReference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesVarillaNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesVarillaNN Reference
Coccyzus erythropthalmus Black-billed CuckooAvesVarillaNN Reference
Poecile atricapillus Black-capped ChickadeeAvesVarillaNN Reference
Setophaga caerulescens Black-throated Blue WarblerAvesVarillaNN Reference
Setophaga virens Black-throated Green WarblerAvesVarillaNNYesReference
Setophaga fusca Blackburnian WarblerAvesVarillaNT Reference
Chrosomus cumberlandensis Blackside DaceActinopterygiiVarillaTTYesReference
Percina maculata Blackside DarterActinopterygiiVarillaNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesVarillaNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesVarillaNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesVarillaNN Reference
Vireo solitarius Blue-headed VireoAvesVarillaNN Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesVarillaNNYesReference
Lepomis macrochirus BluegillActinopterygiiVarillaNN Reference
Pimephales notatus Bluntnose MinnowActinopterygiiVarillaNN Reference
Lynx rufus BobcatMammaliaVarillaNN Reference
Manophylax butleri Bottle Cap CaddisflyInsectaVarillaNS Reference
Vermivora chrysoptera x cyanoptera Brewster's WarblerAvesVarillaNN Reference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesVarillaNN Reference
Salvelinus fontinalis Brook TroutActinopterygiiVarillaNN Reference
Certhia americana Brown CreeperAvesVarillaNT Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesVarillaNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesVarillaNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesVarillaNN Reference
Cardellina canadensis Canada WarblerAvesVarillaNSYesReference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesVarillaNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesVarillaNN Reference
Eurycea lucifuga Cave SalamanderAmphibiaVarillaNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesVarillaNN Reference
Setophaga cerulea Cerulean WarblerAvesVarillaNNYesReference
Ictalurus punctatus Channel CatfishActinopterygiiVarillaNN Reference
Setophaga pensylvanica Chestnut-sided WarblerAvesVarillaNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesVarillaNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesVarillaNN Reference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesVarillaNN Reference
Peromyscus maniculatus nubiterrae Cloudland Deer MouseMammaliaVarillaNNYesReference
Thamnophis sirtalis Common GartersnakeReptiliaVarillaNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesVarillaNN Reference
Corvus corax Common RavenAvesVarillaNTYesReference
Carphophis amoenus Common WormsnakeReptiliaVarillaNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesVarillaNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesVarillaNN Reference
Canis latrans CoyoteMammaliaVarillaNN Reference
Semotilus atromaculatus Creek ChubActinopterygiiVarillaNN Reference
Etheostoma sagitta Cumberland Arrow DarterActinopterygiiVarillaCSYesReference
Plethodon kentucki Cumberland Plateau SalamanderAmphibiaVarillaNNYesReference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesVarillaNS Reference
Storeria dekayi Dekay's BrownsnakeReptiliaVarillaNN Reference
Dryobates pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesVarillaNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesVarillaNN Reference
Agkistrodon contortrix Eastern CopperheadReptiliaVarillaNN Reference
Sylvilagus floridanus Eastern CottontailMammaliaVarillaNN Reference
Sciurus carolinensis Eastern Gray SquirrelMammaliaVarillaNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesVarillaNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesVarillaNNYesReference
Lampropeltis triangulum Eastern MilksnakeReptiliaVarillaNN Reference
Notophthalmus viridescens Eastern NewtAmphibiaVarillaNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesVarillaNN Reference
Lasiurus borealis Eastern Red BatMammaliaVarillaNN Reference
Myotis leibii Eastern Small-footed MyotisMammaliaVarillaNTYesReference
Spilogale putorius Eastern Spotted SkunkMammaliaVarillaNSYesReference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesVarillaNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesVarillaNN Reference
Cervus elaphus ElkMammaliaVarillaNN Reference
Etheostoma baileyi Emerald DarterActinopterygiiVarillaNN Reference
Notropis atherinoides Emerald ShinerActinopterygiiVarillaNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesVarillaNN Reference
Etheostoma flabellare Fantail DarterActinopterygiiVarillaNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesVarillaNNYesReference
Passerella iliaca Fox SparrowAvesVarillaNN Reference
Ochrotomys nuttalli Golden MouseMammaliaVarillaNN Reference
Moxostoma erythrurum Golden RedhorseActinopterygiiVarillaNN Reference
Notemigonus crysoleucas Golden ShinerActinopterygiiVarillaNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesVarillaNN Reference
Vermivora chrysoptera Golden-winged WarblerAvesVarillaNEYesReference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesVarillaNNYesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesVarillaNN Reference
Urocyon cinereoargenteus Gray FoxMammaliaVarillaNNYesReference
Myotis grisescens Gray MyotisMammaliaVarillaETYesReference
Pantherophis spiloides Gray RatsnakeReptiliaVarillaNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesVarillaNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesVarillaNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesVarillaNN Reference
Lithobates clamitans Green FrogAmphibiaVarillaNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesVarillaNNYesReference
Aneides aeneus Green SalamanderAmphibiaVarillaNNYesReference
Lepomis cyanellus Green SunfishActinopterygiiVarillaNN Reference
Etheostoma blennioides Greenside DarterActinopterygiiVarillaNN Reference
Dryobates villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesVarillaNN Reference
Parascalops breweri Hairy-tailed MoleMammaliaVarillaNNYesReference
Catharus guttatus Hermit ThrushAvesVarillaNN Reference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesVarillaNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesVarillaNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesVarillaNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesVarillaNN Reference
Myodes gapperi maurus Kentucky Red-backed VoleMammaliaVarillaNSYesReference
Gyrinophilus porphyriticus duryi Kentucky Spring SalamanderAmphibiaVarillaNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesVarillaNNYesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesVarillaNN Reference
Micropterus salmoides Largemouth BassActinopterygiiVarillaNN Reference
Lampetra aepyptera Least Brook LampreyPetromyzontidaVarillaNN Reference
Myotis lucifugus Little Brown BatMammaliaVarillaNTYesReference
Percina caprodes LogperchActinopterygiiVarillaNN Reference
Eurycea longicauda Long-tailed SalamanderAmphibiaVarillaNN Reference
Lepomis megalotis Longear SunfishActinopterygiiVarillaNN Reference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesVarillaNNYesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesVarillaNN Reference
Zapus hudsonius Meadow Jumping MouseMammaliaVarillaNN Reference
Pseudotriton montanus diastictus Midland Mud SalamanderAmphibiaVarillaNNYesReference
Notropis volucellus Mimic ShinerActinopterygiiVarillaNN Reference
Pseudacris brachyphona Mountain Chorus FrogAmphibiaVarillaNN Reference
Cambarus parvoculus Mountain Midget CrayfishMalacostracaVarillaNSYesReference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesVarillaNN Reference
Coluber constrictor North American RacerReptiliaVarillaNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesVarillaNNYesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesVarillaNN Reference
Desmognathus fuscus Northern Dusky SalamanderAmphibiaVarillaNNYesReference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesVarillaNN Reference
Circus hudsonius Northern HarrierAvesVarillaNTYesReference
Hypentelium nigricans Northern Hog SuckerActinopterygiiVarillaNN Reference
Myotis septentrionalis Northern Long-Eared BatMammaliaVarillaTEYesReference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesVarillaNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesVarillaNN Reference
Procyon lotor Northern RaccoonMammaliaVarillaNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus edwardsii Northern Ringneck SnakeReptiliaVarillaNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesVarillaNN Reference
Blarina brevicauda Northern Short-tailed ShrewMammaliaVarillaNN Reference
Plethodon glutinosus Northern Slimy SalamanderAmphibiaVarillaNN Reference
Campostoma anomalum Ohio StonerollerActinopterygiiVarillaNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesVarillaNN Reference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesVarillaNN Reference
Lithobates palustris Pickerel FrogAmphibiaVarillaNN Reference
Podilymbus podiceps Pied-billed GrebeAvesVarillaNEYesReference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesVarillaNN Reference
Spinus pinus Pine SiskinAvesVarillaNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesVarillaNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesVarillaNNYesReference
Haemorhous purpureus Purple FinchAvesVarillaNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesVarillaNN Reference
Sorex hoyi Pygmy ShrewMammaliaVarillaNNYesReference
Etheostoma caeruleum Rainbow DarterActinopterygiiVarillaNN Reference
Loxia curvirostra Red CrossbillAvesVarillaNN Reference
Pseudotriton ruber Red SalamanderAmphibiaVarillaNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesVarillaNN Reference
Sitta canadensis Red-breasted NuthatchAvesVarillaNE Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderCheloniaVarillaNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesVarillaNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesVarillaNNYesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesVarillaNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesVarillaNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesVarillaNN Reference
Lepomis auritus Redbreast SunfishActinopterygiiVarillaNN Reference
Micropterus coosae Redeye BassActinopterygiiVarillaNN Reference
Nocomis micropogon River ChubActinopterygiiVarillaNN Reference
Moxostoma carinatum River RedhorseActinopterygiiVarillaNN Reference
Ambloplites rupestris Rock BassActinopterygiiVarillaNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesVarillaNN Reference
Pheucticus ludovicianus Rose-breasted GrosbeakAvesVarillaNS Reference
Anser rossii Ross's GooseAvesVarillaNN Reference
Notropis rubellus Rosyface ShinerActinopterygiiVarillaNN Reference
Regulus calendula Ruby-crowned KingletAvesVarillaNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesVarillaNN Reference
Bonasa umbellus Ruffed GrouseAvesVarillaNNYesReference
Lythrurus fasciolaris Scarlet ShinerActinopterygiiVarillaNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesVarillaNN Reference
Desmognathus monticola Seal SalamanderAmphibiaVarillaNN Reference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesVarillaNSYesReference
Lasionycteris noctivagans Silver-haired BatMammaliaVarillaNNYesReference
Ericymba buccata Silverjaw MinnowActinopterygiiVarillaNN Reference
Micropterus dolomieu Smallmouth BassActinopterygiiVarillaNN Reference
Sorex fumeus Smoky ShrewMammaliaVarillaNNYesReference
Chelydra serpentina Snapping TurtleCheloniaVarillaNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesVarillaNN Reference
Synaptomys cooperi Southern Bog LemmingMammaliaVarillaNNYesReference
Glaucomys volans Southern Flying SquirrelMammaliaVarillaNN Reference
Plethodon richmondi Southern Ravine SalamanderAmphibiaVarillaNN Reference
Chrosomus erythrogaster Southern Redbelly DaceActinopterygiiVarillaNN Reference
Eurycea cirrigera Southern Two-lined SalamanderAmphibiaVarillaNN Reference
Cyprinella spiloptera Spotfin ShinerActinopterygiiVarillaNN Reference
Micropterus punctulatus Spotted BassActinopterygiiVarillaNN Reference
Minytrema melanops Spotted SuckerActinopterygiiVarillaNN Reference
Pseudacris crucifer Spring PeeperAmphibiaVarillaNN Reference
Luxilus chrysocephalus Striped ShinerActinopterygiiVarillaNN Reference
Mephitis mephitis Striped SkunkMammaliaVarillaNN Reference
Etheostoma kennicotti Stripetail DarterActinopterygiiVarillaNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesVarillaNN Reference
Catharus ustulatus Swainson's ThrushAvesVarillaNN Reference
Limnothlypis swainsonii Swainson's WarblerAvesVarillaNNYesReference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesVarillaNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaVarillaNNYesReference
Perimyotis subflavus Tricolored BatMammaliaVarillaNTYesReference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesVarillaNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesVarillaNN Reference
Catharus fuscescens VeeryAvesVarillaNN Reference
Rhinichthys obtusus Western Blacknose DaceActinopterygiiVarillaNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Whip-poor-willAvesVarillaNNYesReference
Catostomus commersonii White SuckerActinopterygiiVarillaNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesVarillaNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesVarillaNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesVarillaNN Reference
Peromyscus leucopus White-footed MouseMammaliaVarillaNN Reference
Odocoileus virginianus White-tailed DeerMammaliaVarillaNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesVarillaNN Reference
Cyprinella galactura Whitetail ShinerActinopterygiiVarillaNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesVarillaNN Reference
Troglodytes hiemalis Winter WrenAvesVarillaNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesVarillaNN Reference
Lithobates sylvaticus Wood FrogAmphibiaVarillaNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesVarillaNNYesReference
Marmota monax WoodchuckMammaliaVarillaNN Reference
Napaeozapus insignis Woodland Jumping MouseMammaliaVarillaNN Reference
Microtus pinetorum Woodland VoleMammaliaVarillaNN Reference
Helmitheros vermivorum Worm-eating WarblerAvesVarillaNN Reference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesVarillaNN Reference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesVarillaNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesVarillaNNYesReference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesVarillaNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesVarillaNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesVarillaNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesVarillaNN Reference
239 species are listed.