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: Paducah West.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesPaducah WestNNYesReference
Fulica americana American CootAvesPaducah WestNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesPaducah WestNNYesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Spizelloides arborea American Tree SparrowAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Pelecanus erythrorhynchos American White PelicanAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesPaducah WestNNYesReference
Peucaea aestivalis Bachman's SparrowAvesPaducah WestNEYesReference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesPaducah WestNSYesReference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesPaducah WestNSYesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Spatula discors Blue-winged TealAvesPaducah WestNT Reference
Certhia americana Brown CreeperAvesPaducah WestNT Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Aythya valisineria CanvasbackAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Antrostomus carolinensis Chuck-will's-widowAvesPaducah WestNNYesReference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesPaducah WestNS Reference
Phalacrocorax auritus Double-crested CormorantAvesPaducah WestNS Reference
Dryobates pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesPaducah WestNNYesReference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Passer montanus Eurasian Tree SparrowAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesPaducah WestNNYesReference
Corvus ossifragus Fish CrowAvesPaducah WestNS Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Ardea alba Great EgretAvesPaducah WestNTYesReference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Tringa melanoleuca Greater YellowlegsAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesPaducah WestNNYesReference
Anas crecca Green-winged TealAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Dryobates villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Sternula antillarum athalassos Interior Least TernAvesPaducah WestNEYesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesPaducah WestNSYesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Ictinia mississippiensis Mississippi KiteAvesPaducah WestNS Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Cygnus olor Mute SwanAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesPaducah WestNNYesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Pandion haliaetus OspreyAvesPaducah WestNSYesReference
Setophaga palmarum Palm WarblerAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Podilymbus podiceps Pied-billed GrebeAvesPaducah WestNEYesReference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesPaducah WestNNYesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Larus delawarensis Ring-billed GullAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Selasphorus rufus Rufous HummingbirdAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Euphagus carolinus Rusty BlackbirdAvesPaducah WestNNYesReference
Passerculus sandwichensis Savannah SparrowAvesPaducah WestNSYesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Cygnus buccinator Trumpeter SwanAvesPaducah WestNNYesReference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Whip-poor-willAvesPaducah WestNNYesReference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesPaducah WestNNYesReference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesPaducah WestNNYesReference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesPaducah WestNN Reference
114 species are listed.