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: Union City.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesUnion CityNNYesReference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesUnion CityNNYesReference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Spizelloides arborea American Tree SparrowAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Mareca americana American WigeonAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesUnion CityNSYesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Certhia americana Brown CreeperAvesUnion CityNT Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Antrostomus carolinensis Chuck-will's-widowAvesUnion CityNNYesReference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesUnion CityNS Reference
Dryobates pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesUnion CityNNYesReference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesUnion CityNNYesReference
Mareca strepera GadwallAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesUnion CityNNYesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Tringa melanoleuca Greater YellowlegsAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Catharus guttatus Hermit ThrushAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Calidris minutilla Least SandpiperAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Tringa flavipes Lesser YellowlegsAvesUnion CityNNYesReference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesUnion CityNNYesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesUnion CityNNYesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Circus hudsonius Northern HarrierAvesUnion CityNTYesReference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Anas acuta Northern PintailAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Spatula clypeata Northern ShovelerAvesUnion CityNE Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Setophaga palmarum Palm WarblerAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesUnion CityNNYesReference
Haemorhous purpureus Purple FinchAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Bonasa umbellus Ruffed GrouseAvesUnion CityNNYesReference
Asio flammeus Short-eared OwlAvesUnion CityNEYesReference
Tringa solitaria Solitary SandpiperAvesUnion CityNNYesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Actitis macularius Spotted SandpiperAvesUnion CityNEYesReference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Whip-poor-willAvesUnion CityNNYesReference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesUnion CityNNYesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesUnion CityNNYesReference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesUnion CityNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesUnion CityNN Reference
104 species are listed.