Species Information

Aves (Bird) 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 Aves (Bird) observations in 1 selected quad.
Selected quad is: Alton Station.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesAlton StationNNYesReference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesAlton StationNNYesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Thryomanes bewickii Bewick's WrenAvesAlton StationNHYesReference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Icterus bullockii Bullock's OrioleAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Dryobates pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesAlton StationNNYesReference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesAlton StationNNYesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesAlton StationNNYesReference
Anas crecca Green-winged TealAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Centronyx henslowii Henslow's SparrowAvesAlton StationNSYesReference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesAlton StationNSYesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesAlton StationNNYesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Haemorhous purpureus Purple FinchAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Pheucticus ludovicianus Rose-breasted GrosbeakAvesAlton StationNS Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Antigone canadensis Sandhill CraneAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesAlton StationNSYesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Cygnus buccinator Trumpeter SwanAvesAlton StationNNYesReference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesAlton StationNNYesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesAlton StationNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesAlton StationNNYesReference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesAlton StationNN Reference
79 species are listed.