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: Wickliffe.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Empidonax alnorum Alder FlycatcherAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Recurvirostra americana American AvocetAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesWickliffeNNYesReference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesWickliffeNNYesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Spizelloides arborea American Tree SparrowAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Pelecanus erythrorhynchos American White PelicanAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Mareca americana American WigeonAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Calidris bairdii Baird's SandpiperAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesWickliffeNSYesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Riparia riparia Bank SwallowAvesWickliffeNSYesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Chlidonias niger Black TernAvesWickliffeNNYesReference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Pluvialis squatarola Black-bellied PloverAvesWickliffeNNYesReference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Spatula discors Blue-winged TealAvesWickliffeNT Reference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Calidris subruficollis Buff-breasted SandpiperAvesWickliffeNNYesReference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Aythya valisineria CanvasbackAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Hydroprogne caspia Caspian TernAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesWickliffeNNYesReference
Phalacrocorax auritus Double-crested CormorantAvesWickliffeNS Reference
Dryobates pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesWickliffeNNYesReference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesWickliffeNNYesReference
Corvus ossifragus Fish CrowAvesWickliffeNS Reference
Sterna forsteri Forster's TernAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Passerella iliaca Fox SparrowAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesWickliffeNNYesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Ardea alba Great EgretAvesWickliffeNTYesReference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Anser albifrons Greater White-fronted GooseAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Tringa melanoleuca Greater YellowlegsAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Dryobates villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Larus argentatus Herring GullAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Lophodytes cucullatus Hooded MerganserAvesWickliffeNTYesReference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Sternula antillarum athalassos Interior Least TernAvesWickliffeNEYesReference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesWickliffeNNYesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Leucophaeus atricilla Laughing GullAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Empidonax minimus Least FlycatcherAvesWickliffeNEYesReference
Calidris minutilla Least SandpiperAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Aythya affinis Lesser ScaupAvesWickliffeNNYesReference
Tringa flavipes Lesser YellowlegsAvesWickliffeNNYesReference
Egretta caerulea Little Blue HeronAvesWickliffeNE Reference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesWickliffeNSYesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Ictinia mississippiensis Mississippi KiteAvesWickliffeNS Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesWickliffeNNYesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Anas acuta Northern PintailAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Spatula clypeata Northern ShovelerAvesWickliffeNE Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Pandion haliaetus OspreyAvesWickliffeNSYesReference
Calidris melanotos Pectoral SandpiperAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesWickliffeNNYesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesWickliffeNNYesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Egretta rufescens Reddish EgretAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Larus delawarensis Ring-billed GullAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Aythya collaris Ring-necked DuckAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Arenaria interpres Ruddy TurnstoneAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Calidris pugnax RuffAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Euphagus carolinus Rusty BlackbirdAvesWickliffeNNYesReference
Calidris alba SanderlingAvesWickliffeNNYesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Charadrius semipalmatus Semipalmated PloverAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Calidris pusilla Semipalmated SandpiperAvesWickliffeNNYesReference
Plectrophenax nivalis Snow BuntingAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Egretta thula Snowy EgretAvesWickliffeNE Reference
Actitis macularius Spotted SandpiperAvesWickliffeNEYesReference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Limnothlypis swainsonii Swainson's WarblerAvesWickliffeNNYesReference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Calidris mauri Western SandpiperAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Eudocimus albus White IbisAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Tringa semipalmata WilletAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesWickliffeNNYesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Empidonax flaviventris Yellow-bellied FlycatcherAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesWickliffeNNYesReference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesWickliffeNN Reference
Nyctanassa violacea Yellow-crowned Night-heronAvesWickliffeNTYesReference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesWickliffeNN Reference
138 species are listed.