Species Information

Species observations for selected quads

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Records may include both recent and historical observations.
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List Species observations in 1 selected quad.
Selected quad is: New Haven.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesNew HavenNN YesReference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesNew HavenNN YesReference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Corbicula fluminea Asian ClamBivalviaNew HavenNN Reference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Etheostoma zonale Banded DarterActinopterygiiNew HavenNN Reference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesNew HavenNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Eptesicus fuscus Big Brown BatMammaliaNew HavenNN Reference
Hybopsis amblops Bigeye ChubActinopterygiiNew HavenNN Reference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaNew HavenNN Reference
Moxostoma duquesnei Black RedhorseActinopterygiiNew HavenNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Percina maculata Blackside DarterActinopterygiiNew HavenNN Reference
Fundulus notatus Blackstripe TopminnowActinopterygiiNew HavenNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Anas discors Blue-winged TealAvesNew HavenNT Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesNew HavenNN YesReference
Lepomis macrochirus BluegillActinopterygiiNew HavenNN Reference
Pimephales notatus Bluntnose MinnowActinopterygiiNew HavenNN Reference
Noturus miurus Brindled MadtomActinopterygiiNew HavenNN Reference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Labidesthes sicculus Brook SilversideActinopterygiiNew HavenNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaNew HavenNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Rana catesbeiana BullfrogAmphibiaNew HavenNN Reference
Pimephales vigilax Bullhead MinnowActinopterygiiNew HavenNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Elimia plicatastriata Carved ElimiaGastropodaNew HavenNN Reference
Eurycea lucifuga Cave SalamanderAmphibiaNew HavenNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Ictalurus punctatus Channel CatfishActinopterygiiNew HavenNN Reference
Setophaga pensylvanica Chestnut-sided WarblerAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Antrostomus carolinensis Chuck-will's-widowAvesNew HavenNN YesReference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaNew HavenNN Reference
Semotilus atromaculatus Creek ChubActinopterygiiNew HavenNN Reference
Ferrissia rivularis Creeping AncylidGastropodaNew HavenNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesNew HavenNS Reference
Truncilla truncata DeertoeBivalviaNew HavenNN Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesNew HavenNN YesReference
Creaserinus fodiens Digger CrayfishMalacostracaNew HavenNN Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaNew HavenNN Reference
Sylvilagus floridanus Eastern CottontailMammaliaNew HavenNN Reference
Cryptobranchus alleganiensis alleganiensis Eastern HellbenderAmphibiaNew HavenNE YesReference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Notophthalmus viridescens Eastern NewtAmphibiaNew HavenNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Perimyotis subflavus Eastern PipistrelleMammaliaNew HavenNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Eastern Whip-poor-willAvesNew HavenNN YesReference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Notropis atherinoides Emerald ShinerActinopterygiiNew HavenNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Cyprogenia stegaria FanshellBivalviaNew HavenEE YesReference
Etheostoma flabellare Fantail DarterActinopterygiiNew HavenNN Reference
Lampsilis siliquoidea FatmucketBivalviaNew HavenNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaNew HavenNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Elimia semicarinata Fine-ridged ElimiaGastropodaNew HavenNN Reference
Anodonta suborbiculata Flat FloaterBivalviaNew HavenNN Reference
Pylodictis olivaris Flathead CatfishActinopterygiiNew HavenNN Reference
Lasmigona costata FlutedshellBivalviaNew HavenNN Reference
Leptodea fragilis Fragile PapershellBivalviaNew HavenNN Reference
Pyganodon grandis Giant FloaterBivalviaNew HavenNN Reference
Moxostoma erythrurum Golden RedhorseActinopterygiiNew HavenNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesNew HavenNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Myotis grisescens Gray MyotisMammaliaNew HavenET YesReference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Rana clamitans melanota Green FrogAmphibiaNew HavenNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Lepomis cyanellus Green SunfishActinopterygiiNew HavenNN Reference
Etheostoma blennioides Greenside DarterActinopterygiiNew HavenNN Reference
Sphaerium simile Grooved FingernailclamBivalviaNew HavenNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaNew HavenNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Etheostoma lawrencei Headwater DarterActinopterygiiNew HavenNN Reference
Catharus guttatus Hermit ThrushAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Etheostoma nigrum Johnny DarterActinopterygiiNew HavenNN Reference
Faxonius juvenilis Kentucky River CrayfishMalacostracaNew HavenNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesNew HavenNN YesReference
Ptychobranchus fasciolaris KidneyshellBivalviaNew HavenNN Reference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Micropterus salmoides Largemouth BassActinopterygiiNew HavenNN Reference
Myotis lucifugus Little Brown BatMammaliaNew HavenNN Reference
Villosa lienosa Little SpectaclecaseBivalviaNew HavenNS YesReference
Percina caprodes LogperchActinopterygiiNew HavenNN Reference
Asio otus Long-eared OwlAvesNew HavenNE YesReference
Lepomis megalotis Longear SunfishActinopterygiiNew HavenNN Reference
Lepisosteus osseus Longnose GarActinopterygiiNew HavenNN Reference
Eurycea longicauda Longtail SalamanderAmphibiaNew HavenNN Reference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesNew HavenNN YesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Quadrula quadrula MapleleafBivalviaNew HavenNN Reference
Ambystoma opacum Marbled SalamanderAmphibiaNew HavenNN Reference
Notropis volucellus Mimic ShinerActinopterygiiNew HavenNN Reference
Palaemonetes kadiakensis Mississippi Grass ShrimpMalacostracaNew HavenNN Reference
Quadrula metanevra MonkeyfaceBivalviaNew HavenNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Actinonaias ligamentina MucketBivalviaNew HavenNN Reference
Necturus maculosus MudpuppyAmphibiaNew HavenNN Reference
Hyalella azteca No Common Name (Hyalella azteca)MalacostracaNew HavenNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesNew HavenNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Acris crepitans Northern Cricket FrogAmphibiaNew HavenNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Hypentelium nigricans Northern Hog SuckerActinopterygiiNew HavenNN Reference
Noturus stigmosus Northern MadtomActinopterygiiNew HavenNS YesReference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Lontra canadensis Northern River OtterMammaliaNew HavenNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Pseudacris crucifer crucifer Northern Spring PeeperAmphibiaNew HavenNN Reference
Fundulus catenatus Northern StudfishActinopterygiiNew HavenNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaNew HavenNN Reference
Campostoma anomalum Ohio StonerollerActinopterygiiNew HavenNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Quadrula pustulosa pustulosa PimplebackBivalviaNew HavenNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Potamilus alatus Pink HeelsplitterBivalviaNew HavenNN Reference
Quadrula verrucosa PistolgripBivalviaNew HavenNN Reference
Lampsilis cardium Plain PocketbookBivalviaNew HavenNN Reference
Lampsilis ovata PocketbookBivalviaNew HavenNE YesReference
Lampropeltis calligaster calligaster Prairie KingsnakeReptiliaNew HavenNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesNew HavenNN YesReference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesNew HavenNN YesReference
Opsopoeodus emiliae Pugnose MinnowActinopterygiiNew HavenNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Cyclonaias tuberculata Purple WartybackBivalviaNew HavenNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaNew HavenNN Reference
Etheostoma caeruleum Rainbow DarterActinopterygiiNew HavenNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Sitta canadensis Red-breasted NuthatchAvesNew HavenNE YesReference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Lepomis microlophus Redear SunfishActinopterygiiNew HavenNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaNew HavenNN Reference
Ambloplites rupestris Rock BassActinopterygiiNew HavenNN Reference
Notropis rubellus Rosyface ShinerActinopterygiiNew HavenNN Reference
Pleurobema sintoxia Round PigtoeBivalviaNew HavenNN Reference
Regulus calendula Ruby-crowned KingletAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Faxonius rusticus Rusty CrayfishMalacostracaNew HavenNN Reference
Lythrurus fasciolaris Scarlet ShinerActinopterygiiNew HavenNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Pleurocera acuta Sharp HornsnailGastropodaNew HavenNN Reference
Notropis photogenis Silver ShinerActinopterygiiNew HavenNN Reference
Notropis buccatus Silverjaw MinnowActinopterygiiNew HavenNN Reference
Percina phoxocephala Slenderhead DarterActinopterygiiNew HavenNN Reference
Plethodon glutinosus Slimy SalamanderAmphibiaNew HavenNN Reference
Alasmidonta viridis Slippershell MusselBivalviaNew HavenNN YesReference
Micropterus dolomieu Smallmouth BassActinopterygiiNew HavenNN Reference
Moxostoma breviceps Smallmouth RedhorseActinopterygiiNew HavenNN Reference
Virginia valeriae Smooth Earth SnakeReptiliaNew HavenNN Reference
Epioblasma triquetra SnuffboxBivalviaNew HavenEE YesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Rana sphenocephala Southern Leopard FrogAmphibiaNew HavenNN YesReference
Elliptio dilatata SpikeBivalviaNew HavenNN Reference
Cyprinella spiloptera Spotfin ShinerActinopterygiiNew HavenNN Reference
Micropterus punctulatus Spotted BassActinopterygiiNew HavenNN Reference
Ambystoma maculatum Spotted SalamanderAmphibiaNew HavenNN Reference
Minytrema melanops Spotted SuckerActinopterygiiNew HavenNN Reference
Cyprinella whipplei Steelcolor ShinerActinopterygiiNew HavenNN Reference
Noturus flavus StonecatActinopterygiiNew HavenNN Reference
Sphaerium striatinum Striated FingernailclamBivalviaNew HavenNN Reference
Luxilus chrysocephalus Striped ShinerActinopterygiiNew HavenNN Reference
Phenacobius mirabilis Suckermouth MinnowActinopterygiiNew HavenNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Obliquaria reflexa Threehorn WartybackBivalviaNew HavenNN Reference
Amblema plicata ThreeridgeBivalviaNew HavenNN Reference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaNew HavenNN YesReference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Fusconaia flava Wabash PigtoeBivalviaNew HavenNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Lepomis gulosus WarmouthActinopterygiiNew HavenNN Reference
Quadrula nodulata WartybackBivalviaNew HavenNN Reference
Megalonaias nervosa WashboardBivalviaNew HavenNN Reference
Pseudacris triseriata Western Chorus FrogAmphibiaNew HavenNN Reference
Gambusia affinis Western MosquitofishActinopterygiiNew HavenNN Reference
Pomoxis annularis White CrappieActinopterygiiNew HavenNN Reference
Lasmigona complanata complanata White HeelsplitterBivalviaNew HavenNN Reference
Catostomus commersonii White SuckerActinopterygiiNew HavenNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Empidonax traillii Willow FlycatcherAvesNew HavenNN YesReference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Rana sylvatica Wood FrogAmphibiaNew HavenNN YesReference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesNew HavenNN YesReference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaNew HavenNN Reference
Helmitheros vermivorum Worm-eating WarblerAvesNew HavenNN YesReference
Ameiurus natalis Yellow BullheadActinopterygiiNew HavenNN Reference
Lampsilis teres Yellow SandshellBivalviaNew HavenNN Reference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesNew HavenNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesNew HavenNN Reference
232 species are listed.