Species Information

Aves (Bird) observations for selected quads

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Records may include both recent and historical observations.
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List Aves (Bird) observations in 1 selected quad.
Selected quad is: Fort Knox.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesFort KnoxNNYesReference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesFort KnoxNNYesReference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesFort KnoxNNYesReference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesFort KnoxNSYesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesFort KnoxNNYesReference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Setophaga cerulea Cerulean WarblerAvesFort KnoxNNYesReference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Antrostomus carolinensis Chuck-will's-widowAvesFort KnoxNNYesReference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Oporornis agilis Connecticut WarblerAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesFort KnoxNS Reference
Dryobates pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesFort KnoxNNYesReference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesFort KnoxNNYesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Catharus minimus Gray-cheeked ThrushAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Dryobates villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Centronyx henslowii Henslow's SparrowAvesFort KnoxNSYesReference
Catharus guttatus Hermit ThrushAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesFort KnoxNNYesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesFort KnoxNNYesReference
Setophaga magnolia Magnolia WarblerAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Ictinia mississippiensis Mississippi KiteAvesFort KnoxNS Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Geothlypis philadelphia Mourning WarblerAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesFort KnoxNNYesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Setophaga palmarum Palm WarblerAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesFort KnoxNNYesReference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesFort KnoxNNYesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Sitta canadensis Red-breasted NuthatchAvesFort KnoxNE Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesFort KnoxNNYesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Pheucticus ludovicianus Rose-breasted GrosbeakAvesFort KnoxNS Reference
Regulus calendula Ruby-crowned KingletAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Antigone canadensis Sandhill CraneAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Cistothorus stellaris Sedge WrenAvesFort KnoxNSYesReference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesFort KnoxNSYesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Catharus ustulatus Swainson's ThrushAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Catharus fuscescens VeeryAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Whip-poor-willAvesFort KnoxNNYesReference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Empidonax traillii Willow FlycatcherAvesFort KnoxNNYesReference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesFort KnoxNNYesReference
Helmitheros vermivorum Worm-eating WarblerAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesFort KnoxNNYesReference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesFort KnoxNN Reference
118 species are listed.