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: New Columbus.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesNew ColumbusNNYesReference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Peucaea aestivalis Bachman's SparrowAvesNew ColumbusNEYesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Thryomanes bewickii Bewick's WrenAvesNew ColumbusNHYesReference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesNew ColumbusNNYesReference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Setophaga tigrina Cape May WarblerAvesNew ColumbusNNYesReference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesNew ColumbusNS Reference
Dryobates pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesNew ColumbusNNYesReference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesNew ColumbusNNYesReference
Passerella iliaca Fox SparrowAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesNew ColumbusNNYesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesNew ColumbusNNYesReference
Dryobates villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Lophodytes cucullatus Hooded MerganserAvesNew ColumbusNTYesReference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesNew ColumbusNNYesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Chondestes grammacus Lark SparrowAvesNew ColumbusNS Reference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesNew ColumbusNNYesReference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesNew ColumbusNNYesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesNew ColumbusNNYesReference
Haemorhous purpureus Purple FinchAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesNew ColumbusNNYesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Pheucticus ludovicianus Rose-breasted GrosbeakAvesNew ColumbusNS Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Whip-poor-willAvesNew ColumbusNNYesReference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesNew ColumbusNNYesReference
Helmitheros vermivorum Worm-eating WarblerAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesNew ColumbusNNYesReference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesNew ColumbusNN Reference
98 species are listed.