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: Summer Shade.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesSummer ShadeNNYesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Antrostomus carolinensis Chuck-will's-widowAvesSummer ShadeNNYesReference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesSummer ShadeNNYesReference
Dryobates pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesSummer ShadeNNYesReference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesSummer ShadeNNYesReference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesSummer ShadeNNYesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesSummer ShadeNNYesReference
Dryobates villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Centronyx henslowii Henslow's SparrowAvesSummer ShadeNSYesReference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesSummer ShadeNNYesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesSummer ShadeNSYesReference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesSummer ShadeNNYesReference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesSummer ShadeNNYesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesSummer ShadeNNYesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesSummer ShadeNNYesReference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesSummer ShadeNNYesReference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesSummer ShadeNNYesReference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesSummer ShadeNN Reference
84 species are listed.