Species Information

Aves (Bird) observations for selected quads

Linked life history provided courtesy of NatureServe Explorer.
Records may include both recent and historical observations.
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List Aves (Bird) observations in 1 selected quad.
Selected quad is: Whitley City.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Fulica americana American CootAvesWhitley CityNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Mareca americana American WigeonAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Setophaga castanea Bay-breasted WarblerAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Setophaga virens Black-throated Green WarblerAvesWhitley CityNNYesReference
Setophaga striata Blackpoll WarblerAvesWhitley CityNNYesReference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Vireo solitarius Blue-headed VireoAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Spatula discors Blue-winged TealAvesWhitley CityNT Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesWhitley CityNNYesReference
Dolichonyx oryzivorus BobolinkAvesWhitley CityNSYesReference
Vermivora chrysoptera x cyanoptera Brewster's WarblerAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Certhia americana Brown CreeperAvesWhitley CityNT Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Setophaga cerulea Cerulean WarblerAvesWhitley CityNNYesReference
Setophaga pensylvanica Chestnut-sided WarblerAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesWhitley CityNS Reference
Phalacrocorax auritus Double-crested CormorantAvesWhitley CityNS Reference
Dryobates pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesWhitley CityNNYesReference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesWhitley CityNNYesReference
Mareca strepera GadwallAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Vermivora chrysoptera Golden-winged WarblerAvesWhitley CityNEYesReference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesWhitley CityNNYesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Tringa melanoleuca Greater YellowlegsAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesWhitley CityNNYesReference
Dryobates villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Catharus guttatus Hermit ThrushAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesWhitley CityNNYesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesWhitley CityNNYesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesWhitley CityNNYesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Pandion haliaetus OspreyAvesWhitley CityNSYesReference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Podilymbus podiceps Pied-billed GrebeAvesWhitley CityNEYesReference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Spinus pinus Pine SiskinAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesWhitley CityNNYesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesWhitley CityNNYesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Aythya americana RedheadAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Larus delawarensis Ring-billed GullAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Pheucticus ludovicianus Rose-breasted GrosbeakAvesWhitley CityNS Reference
Regulus calendula Ruby-crowned KingletAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Bonasa umbellus Ruffed GrouseAvesWhitley CityNNYesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesWhitley CityNSYesReference
Tringa solitaria Solitary SandpiperAvesWhitley CityNNYesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Limnothlypis swainsonii Swainson's WarblerAvesWhitley CityNNYesReference
Leiothlypis peregrina Tennessee WarblerAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Pooecetes gramineus Vesper SparrowAvesWhitley CityNE Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Whip-poor-willAvesWhitley CityNNYesReference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Empidonax traillii Willow FlycatcherAvesWhitley CityNNYesReference
Cardellina pusilla Wilson's WarblerAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Troglodytes hiemalis Winter WrenAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesWhitley CityNNYesReference
Helmitheros vermivorum Worm-eating WarblerAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesWhitley CityNNYesReference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesWhitley CityNN Reference
126 species are listed.