Species Information

Aves (Bird) 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 Aves (Bird) observations in 1 selected quad.
Selected quad is: La Grange.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesLa GrangeNNYesReference
Fulica americana American CootAvesLa GrangeNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesLa GrangeNNYesReference
Anthus rubescens American PipitAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Spizelloides arborea American Tree SparrowAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Pelecanus erythrorhynchos American White PelicanAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Mareca americana American WigeonAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesLa GrangeNNYesReference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesLa GrangeNSYesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesLa GrangeNSYesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Spatula discors Blue-winged TealAvesLa GrangeNT Reference
Dolichonyx oryzivorus BobolinkAvesLa GrangeNSYesReference
Certhia americana Brown CreeperAvesLa GrangeNT Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Bucephala albeola BuffleheadAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Branta hutchinsii Cackling GooseAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Aythya valisineria CanvasbackAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Bucephala clangula Common GoldeneyeAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Gavia immer Common LoonAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Mergus merganser Common MerganserAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesLa GrangeNS Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesLa GrangeNNYesReference
Dryobates pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Podiceps nigricollis Eared GrebeAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesLa GrangeNNYesReference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesLa GrangeNNYesReference
Passerella iliaca Fox SparrowAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Mareca strepera GadwallAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesLa GrangeNNYesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Aythya marila Greater ScaupAvesLa GrangeNNYesReference
Anser albifrons Greater White-fronted GooseAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesLa GrangeNNYesReference
Anas crecca Green-winged TealAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Dryobates villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Zonotrichia querula Harris's SparrowAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Centronyx henslowii Henslow's SparrowAvesLa GrangeNSYesReference
Lophodytes cucullatus Hooded MerganserAvesLa GrangeNTYesReference
Podiceps auritus Horned GrebeAvesLa GrangeNNYesReference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesLa GrangeNNYesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Chondestes grammacus Lark SparrowAvesLa GrangeNS Reference
Aythya affinis Lesser ScaupAvesLa GrangeNNYesReference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesLa GrangeNSYesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Falco columbarius MerlinAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Cygnus olor Mute SwanAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Ammospiza nelsoni Nelson's SparrowAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesLa GrangeNNYesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Circus hudsonius Northern HarrierAvesLa GrangeNTYesReference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Anas acuta Northern PintailAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Spatula clypeata Northern ShovelerAvesLa GrangeNE Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Pandion haliaetus OspreyAvesLa GrangeNSYesReference
Setophaga palmarum Palm WarblerAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Podilymbus podiceps Pied-billed GrebeAvesLa GrangeNEYesReference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesLa GrangeNNYesReference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesLa GrangeNNYesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesLa GrangeNNYesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Aythya americana RedheadAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Aythya collaris Ring-necked DuckAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Anser rossii Ross's GooseAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Regulus calendula Ruby-crowned KingletAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Oxyura jamaicensis Ruddy DuckAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Selasphorus rufus Rufous HummingbirdAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Euphagus carolinus Rusty BlackbirdAvesLa GrangeNNYesReference
Antigone canadensis Sandhill CraneAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Cistothorus stellaris Sedge WrenAvesLa GrangeNSYesReference
Anser caerulescens Snow GooseAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Cygnus columbianus Tundra SwanAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Pooecetes gramineus Vesper SparrowAvesLa GrangeNE Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Empidonax traillii Willow FlycatcherAvesLa GrangeNNYesReference
Troglodytes hiemalis Winter WrenAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesLa GrangeNNYesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesLa GrangeNNYesReference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesLa GrangeNN Reference
141 species are listed.