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: South Union.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesSouth UnionNNYesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesSouth UnionNSYesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Vireo bellii Bell's VireoAvesSouth UnionNSYesReference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Antrostomus carolinensis Chuck-will's-widowAvesSouth UnionNNYesReference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesSouth UnionNS Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesSouth UnionNNYesReference
Dryobates pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesSouth UnionNNYesReference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesSouth UnionNNYesReference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesSouth UnionNNYesReference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesSouth UnionNNYesReference
Dryobates villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesSouth UnionNNYesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesSouth UnionNSYesReference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesSouth UnionNNYesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesSouth UnionNNYesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesSouth UnionNNYesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesSouth UnionNNYesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesSouth UnionNNYesReference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesSouth UnionNN Reference
80 species are listed.