Species Information

Species observations for selected quads


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List Species observations in 1 selected quad.
Selected quad is: Falls of Rough.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Fulica americana American CootAvesFalls of RoughNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesFalls of RoughNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesFalls of RoughNN YesReference
Corbicula fluminea Asian ClamBivalviaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Cottus carolinae Banded SculpinActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Orconectes barrenensis Barren River CrayfishMalacostracaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Thryomanes bewickii Bewick's WrenAvesFalls of RoughNS YesReference
Ameiurus melas Black BullheadActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Pomoxis nigromaculatus Black CrappieActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Moxostoma duquesnei Black RedhorseActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Percina maculata Blackside DarterActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Fundulus notatus Blackstripe TopminnowActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesFalls of RoughNN YesReference
Lepomis macrochirus BluegillActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Pimephales notatus Bluntnose MinnowActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Noturus miurus Brindled MadtomActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Bucephala albeola BuffleheadAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Rana catesbeiana BullfrogAmphibiaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Pimephales vigilax Bullhead MinnowActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Orconectes immunis Calico CrayfishMalacostracaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Eurycea lucifuga Cave SalamanderAmphibiaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Cambarus tenebrosus Cavespring CrayfishMalacostracaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Campostoma anomalum Central StonerollerActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Ictalurus punctatus Channel CatfishActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Antrostomus carolinensis Chuck-will's-widowAvesFalls of RoughNN YesReference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Cyprinus carpio Common CarpActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Mergus merganser Common MerganserAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Semotilus atromaculatus Creek ChubActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Cambarus diogenes Devil CrayfishMalacostracaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Creaserinus fodiens Digger CrayfishMalacostracaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Percina sciera Dusky DarterActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Sciurus carolinensis Eastern Gray SquirrelMammaliaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Lasiurus borealis Eastern Red BatMammaliaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Eastern Whip-poor-willAvesFalls of RoughNN YesReference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Elliptio crassidens ElephantearBivalviaFalls of RoughNN YesReference
Notropis atherinoides Emerald ShinerActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Pylodictis olivaris Flathead CatfishActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Centrarchus macropterus FlierActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Passerella iliaca Fox SparrowAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Leptodea fragilis Fragile PapershellBivalviaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Noturus nocturnus Freckled MadtomActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Aplodinotus grunniens Freshwater DrumActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Percina evides Gilt DarterActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Dorosoma cepedianum Gizzard ShadActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Moxostoma erythrurum Golden RedhorseActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Notemigonus crysoleucas Golden ShinerActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Rana clamitans melanota Green FrogAmphibiaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Lepomis cyanellus Green SunfishActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Etheostoma blennioides Greenside DarterActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Myotis sodalis Indiana BatMammaliaFalls of RoughEE YesReference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Ambystoma jeffersonianum Jefferson SalamanderAmphibiaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Etheostoma nigrum Johnny DarterActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesFalls of RoughNN YesReference
Ptychobranchus fasciolaris KidneyshellBivalviaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Micropterus salmoides Largemouth BassActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Campostoma oligolepis Largescale StonerollerActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Lampetra aepyptera Least Brook LampreyCephalaspidomorphiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Percina caprodes LogperchActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Lepomis megalotis Longear SunfishActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Lepisosteus osseus Longnose GarActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Eurycea longicauda Longtail SalamanderAmphibiaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesFalls of RoughNN YesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Quadrula quadrula MapleleafBivalviaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Pseudotriton montanus diastictus Midland Mud SalamanderAmphibiaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Hybognathus nuchalis Mississippi Silvery MinnowActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Actinonaias ligamentina MucketBivalviaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Necturus maculosus MudpuppyAmphibiaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesFalls of RoughNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Acris crepitans Northern Cricket FrogAmphibiaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Hypentelium nigricans Northern Hog SuckerActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Lontra canadensis Northern River OtterMammaliaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Pseudacris crucifer crucifer Northern Spring PeeperAmphibiaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Plethodon dorsalis Northern Zigzag SalamanderAmphibiaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Plethobasus cooperianus Orangefoot PimplebackBivalviaFalls of RoughEE YesReference
Lepomis humilis Orangespotted SunfishActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Pandion haliaetus OspreyAvesFalls of RoughNS YesReference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Cambarus polychromatus Paintedhand MudbugMalacostracaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Setophaga palmarum Palm WarblerAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Utterbackia imbecillis Paper PondshellBivalviaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Aphredoderus sayanus Pirate PerchActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Quadrula verrucosa PistolgripBivalviaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Lampsilis cardium Plain PocketbookBivalviaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Microtus ochrogaster Prairie VoleMammaliaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesFalls of RoughNN YesReference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesFalls of RoughNN YesReference
Haemorhous purpureus Purple FinchAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Oncorhynchus mykiss Rainbow TroutActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesFalls of RoughNN YesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Esox americanus Redfin Or Grass PickerelActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Lythrurus umbratilis Redfin ShinerActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Lythrurus fumeus Ribbon ShinerActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Moxostoma carinatum River RedhorseActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Ambloplites rupestris Rock BassActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Pheucticus ludovicianus Rose-breasted GrosbeakAvesFalls of RoughNS YesReference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Orconectes rafinesquei Rough River CrayfishMalacostracaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Antigone canadensis Sandhill CraneAvesFalls of RoughNN YesReference
Lythrurus fasciolaris Scarlet ShinerActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesFalls of RoughNS YesReference
Notropis photogenis Silver ShinerActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Percina phoxocephala Slenderhead DarterActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Plethodon glutinosus Slimy SalamanderAmphibiaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Etheostoma gracile Slough DarterActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Ambystoma texanum Smallmouth SalamanderAmphibiaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Rana sphenocephala Southern Leopard FrogAmphibiaFalls of RoughNN YesReference
Chrosomus erythrogaster Southern Redbelly DaceActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Eurycea cirrigera Southern Two-lined SalamanderAmphibiaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Etheostoma stigmaeum Speckled DarterActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Elliptio dilatata SpikeBivalviaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Etheostoma squamiceps Spottail DarterActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Micropterus punctulatus Spotted BassActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Actitis macularius Spotted SandpiperAvesFalls of RoughNE YesReference
Minytrema melanops Spotted SuckerActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Cyprinella whipplei Steelcolor ShinerActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Luxilus chrysocephalus Striped ShinerActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Etheostoma kennicotti Stripetail DarterActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Phenacobius mirabilis Suckermouth MinnowActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Amblema plicata ThreeridgeBivalviaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaFalls of RoughNN YesReference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Cambarus graysoni Twospot CrayfishMalacostracaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Lepomis gulosus WarmouthActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Megalonaias nervosa WashboardBivalviaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Pseudacris triseriata Western Chorus FrogAmphibiaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Erimyzon claviformis Western Creek ChubsuckerActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Pomoxis annularis White CrappieActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Lasmigona complanata complanata White HeelsplitterBivalviaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Procambarus acutus White River CrawfishMalacostracaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Catostomus commersonii White SuckerActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Odocoileus virginianus White-tailed DeerMammaliaFalls of RoughNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesFalls of RoughNN YesReference
Helmitheros vermivorum Worm-eating WarblerAvesFalls of RoughNN YesReference
Ameiurus natalis Yellow BullheadActinopterygiiFalls of RoughNN Reference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Nyctanassa violacea Yellow-crowned Night-heronAvesFalls of RoughNT YesReference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesFalls of RoughNN Reference
223 species are listed.