Species Information

Species 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 Species observations in 1 selected quad.
Selected quad is: Bowling Green North.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesBowling Green NorthNN YesReference
Fulica americana American CootAvesBowling Green NorthNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesBowling Green NorthNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Bufo americanus American ToadAmphibiaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Corbicula fluminea Asian ClamBivalviaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesBowling Green NorthNT YesReference
Etheostoma zonale Banded DarterActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Cottus carolinae Banded SculpinActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesBowling Green NorthNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Vireo bellii Bell's VireoAvesBowling Green NorthNS YesReference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Eptesicus fuscus Big Brown BatMammaliaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Ligumia recta Black SandshellBivalviaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Percina maculata Blackside DarterActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesBowling Green NorthNN YesReference
Lepomis macrochirus BluegillActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Pimephales notatus Bluntnose MinnowActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Barbicambarus cornutus Bottlebrush CrayfishMalacostracaBowling Green NorthNS YesReference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Rana catesbeiana BullfrogAmphibiaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Pimephales vigilax Bullhead MinnowActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Ellipsaria lineolata ButterflyBivalviaBowling Green NorthNN YesReference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Eurycea lucifuga Cave SalamanderAmphibiaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Ictalurus punctatus Channel CatfishActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Ichthyomyzon castaneus Chestnut LampreyCephalaspidomorphiBowling Green NorthNS YesReference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Antrostomus carolinensis Chuck-will's-widowAvesBowling Green NorthNN YesReference
Pleurobema clava ClubshellBivalviaBowling Green NorthEE YesReference
Cyprinus carpio Common CarpActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Graptemys geographica Common Map TurtleReptiliaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray TreefrogAmphibiaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Semotilus atromaculatus Creek ChubActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Strophitus undulatus CreeperBivalviaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Ferrissia rivularis Creeping AncylidGastropodaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Truncilla truncata DeertoeBivalviaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesBowling Green NorthNN YesReference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Percina sciera Dusky DarterActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Cryptobranchus alleganiensis alleganiensis Eastern HellbenderAmphibiaBowling Green NorthNE YesReference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Perimyotis subflavus Eastern PipistrelleMammaliaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Lasiurus borealis Eastern Red BatMammaliaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Fusconaia ebena EbonyshellBivalviaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Alasmidonta marginata ElktoeBivalviaBowling Green NorthNT YesReference
Notropis atherinoides Emerald ShinerActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Cyprogenia stegaria FanshellBivalviaBowling Green NorthEE YesReference
Lampsilis siliquoidea FatmucketBivalviaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Truncilla donaciformis FawnsfootBivalviaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Anodonta suborbiculata Flat FloaterBivalviaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Pylodictis olivaris Flathead CatfishActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Lasmigona costata FlutedshellBivalviaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Bufo fowleri Fowler's ToadAmphibiaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Leptodea fragilis Fragile PapershellBivalviaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Aplodinotus grunniens Freshwater DrumActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Notropis buchanani Ghost ShinerActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Pyganodon grandis Giant FloaterBivalviaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Dorosoma cepedianum Gizzard ShadActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Moxostoma erythrurum Golden RedhorseActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Myotis grisescens Gray MyotisMammaliaBowling Green NorthET YesReference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Etheostoma blennioides Greenside DarterActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Myotis sodalis Indiana BatMammaliaBowling Green NorthEE YesReference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Villosa ortmanni Kentucky CreekshellBivalviaBowling Green NorthNT YesReference
Etheostoma rafinesquei Kentucky DarterActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN YesReference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesBowling Green NorthNN YesReference
Ptychobranchus fasciolaris KidneyshellBivalviaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Micropterus salmoides Largemouth BassActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Campostoma oligolepis Largescale StonerollerActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Myotis lucifugus Little Brown BatMammaliaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Villosa lienosa Little SpectaclecaseBivalviaBowling Green NorthNS YesReference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesBowling Green NorthNN YesReference
Percina caprodes LogperchActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Lepomis megalotis Longear SunfishActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Percina macrocephala Longhead DarterActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNE YesReference
Lepisosteus osseus Longnose GarActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Fusconaia subrotunda subrotunda LongsolidBivalviaBowling Green NorthNN YesReference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesBowling Green NorthNN YesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Orconectes pellucidus Mammoth Cave CrayfishMalacostracaBowling Green NorthNS YesReference
Quadrula quadrula MapleleafBivalviaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Notropis volucellus Mimic ShinerActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Quadrula metanevra MonkeyfaceBivalviaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Hiodon tergisus MooneyeActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Actinonaias ligamentina MucketBivalviaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Esox masquinongy MuskellungeActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesBowling Green NorthNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Acris crepitans Northern Cricket FrogAmphibiaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Desmognathus fuscus Northern Dusky SalamanderAmphibiaBowling Green NorthNN YesReference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Hypentelium nigricans Northern Hog SuckerActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Myotis septentrionalis Northern MyotisMammaliaBowling Green NorthTE Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Procyon lotor Northern RaccoonMammaliaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata Northern Redbelly SnakeReptiliaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Epioblasma torulosa rangiana Northern RiffleshellBivalviaBowling Green NorthEE YesReference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Plethodon dorsalis Northern Zigzag SalamanderAmphibiaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Pleurobema cordatum Ohio PigtoeBivalviaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Leptoxis praerosa Onyx RocksnailGastropodaBowling Green NorthNS Reference
Etheostoma bellum Orangefin DarterActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Elimia laqueata Panel ElimiaGastropodaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Orconectes putnami Phallic CrayfishMalacostracaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Quadrula pustulosa pustulosa PimplebackBivalviaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Potamilus alatus Pink HeelsplitterBivalviaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Lampsilis abrupta Pink MucketBivalviaBowling Green NorthEE YesReference
Quadrula verrucosa PistolgripBivalviaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Lampsilis cardium Plain PocketbookBivalviaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Lampsilis ovata PocketbookBivalviaBowling Green NorthNE YesReference
Lampropeltis calligaster calligaster Prairie KingsnakeReptiliaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesBowling Green NorthNN YesReference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesBowling Green NorthNN YesReference
Opsopoeodus emiliae Pugnose MinnowActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Cyclonaias tuberculata Purple WartybackBivalviaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Pleurobema rubrum Pyramid PigtoeBivalviaBowling Green NorthNE YesReference
Quadrula cylindrica cylindrica RabbitsfootBivalviaBowling Green NorthTT YesReference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Corynorhinus rafinesquii Rafinesque's Big-eared BatMammaliaBowling Green NorthNS YesReference
Villosa iris RainbowBivalviaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Etheostoma caeruleum Rainbow DarterActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesBowling Green NorthNN YesReference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Lepomis microlophus Redear SunfishActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Esox americanus Redfin Or Grass PickerelActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Obovaria retusa Ring PinkBivalviaBowling Green NorthEE YesReference
Nocomis micropogon River ChubActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Moxostoma carinatum River RedhorseActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Ambloplites rupestris Rock BassActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Arcidens confragosus Rock PocketbookBivalviaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Pleurobema plenum Rough PigtoeBivalviaBowling Green NorthEE YesReference
Obovaria subrotunda Round HickorynutBivalviaBowling Green NorthNN YesReference
Pleurobema sintoxia Round PigtoeBivalviaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Euphagus carolinus Rusty BlackbirdAvesBowling Green NorthNN YesReference
Sander canadensis SaugerActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Lythrurus fasciolaris Scarlet ShinerActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesBowling Green NorthNS YesReference
Lithasia obovata Shawnee RocksnailGastropodaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Plethobasus cyphyus SheepnoseBivalviaBowling Green NorthEE YesReference
Macrhybopsis hyostoma Shoal ChubActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Lepisosteus platostomus Shortnose GarActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Pleurocera canaliculata Silty HornsnailGastropodaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Moxostoma anisurum Silver RedhorseActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Percina phoxocephala Slenderhead DarterActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Plethodon glutinosus Slimy SalamanderAmphibiaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Ictiobus bubalus Smallmouth BuffaloActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Moxostoma breviceps Smallmouth RedhorseActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Epioblasma triquetra SnuffboxBivalviaBowling Green NorthEE YesReference
Chrosomus erythrogaster Southern Redbelly DaceActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Etheostoma stigmaeum Speckled DarterActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Elliptio dilatata SpikeBivalviaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Cyprinella spiloptera Spotfin ShinerActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Etheostoma squamiceps Spottail DarterActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Micropterus punctulatus Spotted BassActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Lepisosteus oculatus Spotted GarActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Minytrema melanops Spotted SuckerActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Phenacobius uranops Stargazing MinnowActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNS YesReference
Erimystax dissimilis Streamline ChubActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Luxilus chrysocephalus Striped ShinerActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Obliquaria reflexa Threehorn WartybackBivalviaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Amblema plicata ThreeridgeBivalviaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaBowling Green NorthNN YesReference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Didelphis virginiana Virginia OpossumMammaliaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Fusconaia flava Wabash PigtoeBivalviaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Megalonaias nervosa WashboardBivalviaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Morone chrysops White BassActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Pomoxis annularis White CrappieActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Lasmigona complanata complanata White HeelsplitterBivalviaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Catostomus commersonii White SuckerActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Empidonax traillii Willow FlycatcherAvesBowling Green NorthNN YesReference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesBowling Green NorthNN YesReference
Ameiurus natalis Yellow BullheadActinopterygiiBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Lampsilis teres Yellow SandshellBivalviaBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesBowling Green NorthNN Reference
232 species are listed.