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: Lancaster.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesLancasterNN Reference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesLancasterNNYesReference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesLancasterNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesLancasterNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesLancasterNNYesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesLancasterNN Reference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesLancasterNN Reference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesLancasterNSYesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesLancasterNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesLancasterNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesLancasterNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesLancasterNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesLancasterNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesLancasterNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesLancasterNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesLancasterNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesLancasterNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesLancasterNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesLancasterNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesLancasterNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesLancasterNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesLancasterNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesLancasterNN Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesLancasterNNYesReference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesLancasterNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesLancasterNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesLancasterNNYesReference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesLancasterNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesLancasterNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesLancasterNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesLancasterNNYesReference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesLancasterNNYesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesLancasterNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesLancasterNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesLancasterNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesLancasterNNYesReference
Centronyx henslowii Henslow's SparrowAvesLancasterNSYesReference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesLancasterNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesLancasterNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesLancasterNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesLancasterNN Reference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesLancasterNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesLancasterNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesLancasterNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesLancasterNNYesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesLancasterNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesLancasterNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesLancasterNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesLancasterNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesLancasterNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesLancasterNNYesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesLancasterNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesLancasterNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesLancasterNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesLancasterNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesLancasterNN Reference
Aythya americana RedheadAvesLancasterNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesLancasterNN Reference
Selasphorus rufus Rufous HummingbirdAvesLancasterNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesLancasterNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesLancasterNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesLancasterNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesLancasterNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesLancasterNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesLancasterNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesLancasterNN Reference
Troglodytes hiemalis Winter WrenAvesLancasterNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesLancasterNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesLancasterNNYesReference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesLancasterNN Reference
70 species are listed.