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: Madison East.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesMadison EastNN YesReference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesMadison EastNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesMadison EastNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesMadison EastNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesMadison EastNN Reference
Bufo americanus American ToadAmphibiaMadison EastNN Reference
Riparia riparia Bank SwallowAvesMadison EastNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesMadison EastNN Reference
Pomoxis nigromaculatus Black CrappieActinopterygiiMadison EastNN Reference
Ligumia recta Black SandshellBivalviaMadison EastNN Reference
Melanitta americana Black ScoterAvesMadison EastNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesMadison EastNN Reference
Lepomis macrochirus BluegillActinopterygiiMadison EastNN Reference
Pimephales notatus Bluntnose MinnowActinopterygiiMadison EastNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesMadison EastNN Reference
Rana catesbeiana BullfrogAmphibiaMadison EastNN Reference
Pimephales vigilax Bullhead MinnowActinopterygiiMadison EastNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesMadison EastNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesMadison EastNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesMadison EastNN Reference
Campostoma anomalum Central StonerollerActinopterygiiMadison EastNN Reference
Ictalurus punctatus Channel CatfishActinopterygiiMadison EastNN Reference
Notropis wickliffi Channel ShinerActinopterygiiMadison EastNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesMadison EastNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesMadison EastNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaMadison EastNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesMadison EastNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesMadison EastNN Reference
Semotilus atromaculatus Creek ChubActinopterygiiMadison EastNN Reference
Phalacrocorax auritus Double-crested CormorantAvesMadison EastNT Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesMadison EastNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesMadison EastNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaMadison EastNN Reference
Sciurus niger Eastern Fox SquirrelMammaliaMadison EastNN Reference
Sciurus carolinensis Eastern Gray SquirrelMammaliaMadison EastNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaMadison EastNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesMadison EastNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesMadison EastNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesMadison EastNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesMadison EastNN Reference
Fusconaia ebena EbonyshellBivalviaMadison EastNN Reference
Elliptio crassidens ElephantearBivalviaMadison EastNN YesReference
Notropis atherinoides Emerald ShinerActinopterygiiMadison EastNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesMadison EastNN Reference
Etheostoma flabellare Fantail DarterActinopterygiiMadison EastNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesMadison EastNN Reference
Pylodictis olivaris Flathead CatfishActinopterygiiMadison EastNN Reference
Bufo fowleri Fowler's ToadAmphibiaMadison EastNN Reference
Leptodea fragilis Fragile PapershellBivalviaMadison EastNN Reference
Aplodinotus grunniens Freshwater DrumActinopterygiiMadison EastNN Reference
Dorosoma cepedianum Gizzard ShadActinopterygiiMadison EastNN Reference
Moxostoma erythrurum Golden RedhorseActinopterygiiMadison EastNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesMadison EastNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesMadison EastNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesMadison EastNN Reference
Rana clamitans melanota Green FrogAmphibiaMadison EastNN Reference
Lepomis cyanellus Green SunfishActinopterygiiMadison EastNN Reference
Etheostoma blennioides Greenside DarterActinopterygiiMadison EastNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesMadison EastNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesMadison EastNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesMadison EastNN Reference
Etheostoma nigrum Johnny DarterActinopterygiiMadison EastNN Reference
Micropterus salmoides Largemouth BassActinopterygiiMadison EastNN Reference
Aythya affinis Lesser ScaupAvesMadison EastNN YesReference
Lepomis megalotis Longear SunfishActinopterygiiMadison EastNN Reference
Lepisosteus osseus Longnose GarActinopterygiiMadison EastNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesMadison EastNN Reference
Quadrula quadrula MapleleafBivalviaMadison EastNN Reference
Quadrula metanevra MonkeyfaceBivalviaMadison EastNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesMadison EastNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesMadison EastNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesMadison EastNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesMadison EastNN Reference
Hypentelium nigricans Northern Hog SuckerActinopterygiiMadison EastNN Reference
Blarina brevicauda Northern Short-tailed ShrewMammaliaMadison EastNN Reference
Pleurobema cordatum Ohio PigtoeBivalviaMadison EastNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesMadison EastNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaMadison EastNN Reference
Falco peregrinus Peregrine FalconAvesMadison EastNE YesReference
Rana palustris Pickerel FrogAmphibiaMadison EastNN Reference
Quadrula pustulosa pustulosa PimplebackBivalviaMadison EastNN Reference
Potamilus alatus Pink HeelsplitterBivalviaMadison EastNN Reference
Microtus ochrogaster Prairie VoleMammaliaMadison EastNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesMadison EastNN Reference
Regina septemvittata Queen SnakeReptiliaMadison EastNN Reference
Etheostoma caeruleum Rainbow DarterActinopterygiiMadison EastNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesMadison EastNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesMadison EastNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesMadison EastNN YesReference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesMadison EastNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesMadison EastNN Reference
Aythya americana RedheadAvesMadison EastNN Reference
Carpiodes carpio River CarpsuckerActinopterygiiMadison EastNN Reference
Notropis blennius River ShinerActinopterygiiMadison EastNN Reference
Ambloplites rupestris Rock BassActinopterygiiMadison EastNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaMadison EastNN Reference
Regulus calendula Ruby-crowned KingletAvesMadison EastNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesMadison EastNN Reference
Orconectes rusticus Rusty CrayfishMalacostracaMadison EastNN Reference
Orconectes sanbornii Sanborn's CrayfishMalacostracaMadison EastNN Reference
Notropis stramineus Sand ShinerActinopterygiiMadison EastNN Reference
Sander canadensis SaugerActinopterygiiMadison EastNN Reference
Lythrurus fasciolaris Scarlet ShinerActinopterygiiMadison EastNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesMadison EastNN Reference
Plethobasus cyphyus SheepnoseBivalviaMadison EastEE YesReference
Micropterus dolomieu Smallmouth BassActinopterygiiMadison EastNN Reference
Ictiobus bubalus Smallmouth BuffaloActinopterygiiMadison EastNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesMadison EastNN Reference
Eurycea cirrigera Southern Two-lined SalamanderAmphibiaMadison EastNN Reference
Cyprinella spiloptera Spotfin ShinerActinopterygiiMadison EastNN Reference
Micropterus punctulatus Spotted BassActinopterygiiMadison EastNN Reference
Cyprinella whipplei Steelcolor ShinerActinopterygiiMadison EastNN Reference
Luxilus chrysocephalus Striped ShinerActinopterygiiMadison EastNN Reference
Obliquaria reflexa Threehorn WartybackBivalviaMadison EastNN Reference
Amblema plicata ThreeridgeBivalviaMadison EastNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesMadison EastNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesMadison EastNN Reference
Fusconaia flava Wabash PigtoeBivalviaMadison EastNN Reference
Quadrula nodulata WartybackBivalviaMadison EastNN Reference
Megalonaias nervosa WashboardBivalviaMadison EastNN Reference
Rhinichthys obtusus Western Blacknose DaceActinopterygiiMadison EastNN Reference
Gambusia affinis Western MosquitofishActinopterygiiMadison EastNN Reference
Morone chrysops White BassActinopterygiiMadison EastNN Reference
Catostomus commersonii White SuckerActinopterygiiMadison EastNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesMadison EastNN Reference
Peromyscus leucopus White-footed MouseMammaliaMadison EastNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesMadison EastNN Reference
Ameiurus natalis Yellow BullheadActinopterygiiMadison EastNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesMadison EastNN Reference
Dreissena polymorpha Zebra MusselBivalviaMadison EastNN Reference
130 species are listed.