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: Mays Lick.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesMays LickNN Reference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesMays LickNNYesReference
Fulica americana American CootAvesMays LickNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesMays LickNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesMays LickNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesMays LickNNYesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesMays LickNN Reference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesMays LickNN Reference
Riparia riparia Bank SwallowAvesMays LickNSYesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesMays LickNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesMays LickNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesMays LickNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesMays LickNN Reference
Spatula discors Blue-winged TealAvesMays LickNT Reference
Certhia americana Brown CreeperAvesMays LickNT Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesMays LickNN Reference
Bucephala albeola BuffleheadAvesMays LickNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesMays LickNN Reference
Aythya valisineria CanvasbackAvesMays LickNN Reference
Setophaga tigrina Cape May WarblerAvesMays LickNNYesReference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesMays LickNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesMays LickNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesMays LickNN Reference
Setophaga cerulea Cerulean WarblerAvesMays LickNNYesReference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesMays LickNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesMays LickNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesMays LickNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesMays LickNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesMays LickNN Reference
Dryobates pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesMays LickNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesMays LickNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesMays LickNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesMays LickNNYesReference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesMays LickNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesMays LickNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesMays LickNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesMays LickNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesMays LickNNYesReference
Mareca strepera GadwallAvesMays LickNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesMays LickNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesMays LickNNYesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesMays LickNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesMays LickNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesMays LickNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesMays LickNNYesReference
Lophodytes cucullatus Hooded MerganserAvesMays LickNTYesReference
Podiceps auritus Horned GrebeAvesMays LickNNYesReference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesMays LickNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesMays LickNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesMays LickNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesMays LickNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesMays LickNN Reference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesMays LickNN Reference
Aythya affinis Lesser ScaupAvesMays LickNNYesReference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesMays LickNSYesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesMays LickNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesMays LickNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesMays LickNNYesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesMays LickNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesMays LickNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesMays LickNN Reference
Anas acuta Northern PintailAvesMays LickNN Reference
Spatula clypeata Northern ShovelerAvesMays LickNE Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesMays LickNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesMays LickNN Reference
Haemorhous purpureus Purple FinchAvesMays LickNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesMays LickNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesMays LickNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesMays LickNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesMays LickNNYesReference
Podiceps grisegena Red-necked GrebeAvesMays LickNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesMays LickNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesMays LickNN Reference
Aythya americana RedheadAvesMays LickNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesMays LickNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesMays LickNN Reference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesMays LickNSYesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesMays LickNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesMays LickNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesMays LickNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesMays LickNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesMays LickNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesMays LickNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesMays LickNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesMays LickNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesMays LickNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesMays LickNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesMays LickNNYesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesMays LickNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesMays LickNNYesReference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesMays LickNN Reference
91 species are listed.