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: Paris West.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesParis WestNN YesReference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesParis WestNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesParis WestNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesParis WestNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesParis WestNN Reference
Corbicula fluminea Asian ClamBivalviaParis WestNN Reference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesParis WestNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesParis WestNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesParis WestNN Reference
Eptesicus fuscus Big Brown BatMammaliaParis WestNN Reference
Notropis boops Bigeye ShinerActinopterygiiParis WestNN Reference
Pomoxis nigromaculatus Black CrappieActinopterygiiParis WestNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaParis WestNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesParis WestNN Reference
Lepomis macrochirus BluegillActinopterygiiParis WestNN Reference
Pimephales notatus Bluntnose MinnowActinopterygiiParis WestNN Reference
Labidesthes sicculus Brook SilversideActinopterygiiParis WestNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesParis WestNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesParis WestNN Reference
Rana catesbeiana BullfrogAmphibiaParis WestNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesParis WestNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesParis WestNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesParis WestNN Reference
Eurycea lucifuga Cave SalamanderAmphibiaParis WestNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesParis WestNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesParis WestNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesParis WestNN Reference
Cyprinus carpio Common CarpActinopterygiiParis WestNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesParis WestNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesParis WestNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaParis WestNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesParis WestNN Reference
Semotilus atromaculatus Creek ChubActinopterygiiParis WestNN Reference
Strophitus undulatus CreeperBivalviaParis WestNN Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesParis WestNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesParis WestNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaParis WestNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesParis WestNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesParis WestNN Reference
Lasiurus borealis Eastern Red BatMammaliaParis WestNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesParis WestNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesParis WestNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesParis WestNN Reference
Etheostoma flabellare Fantail DarterActinopterygiiParis WestNN Reference
Lampsilis siliquoidea FatmucketBivalviaParis WestNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesParis WestNN Reference
Anguispira alternata Flamed DiscGastropodaParis WestNN Reference
Lasmigona costata FlutedshellBivalviaParis WestNN Reference
Pyganodon grandis Giant FloaterBivalviaParis WestNN Reference
Limax maximus Giant GardenslugGastropodaParis WestNN Reference
Moxostoma erythrurum Golden RedhorseActinopterygiiParis WestNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesParis WestNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesParis WestNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesParis WestNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesParis WestNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesParis WestNN Reference
Lepomis cyanellus Green SunfishActinopterygiiParis WestNN Reference
Anas crecca Green-winged TealAvesParis WestNN Reference
Etheostoma blennioides Greenside DarterActinopterygiiParis WestNN Reference
Cepaea nemoralis GrovesnailGastropodaParis WestNN Reference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesParis WestNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesParis WestNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesParis WestNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesParis WestNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesParis WestNN Reference
Etheostoma nigrum Johnny DarterActinopterygiiParis WestNN Reference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesParis WestNN Reference
Micropterus salmoides Largemouth BassActinopterygiiParis WestNN Reference
Cryptotis parva Least ShrewMammaliaParis WestNN Reference
Myotis lucifugus Little Brown BatMammaliaParis WestNN Reference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesParis WestNN YesReference
Percina caprodes LogperchActinopterygiiParis WestNN Reference
Lepomis megalotis Longear SunfishActinopterygiiParis WestNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesParis WestNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaParis WestNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesParis WestNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesParis WestNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesParis WestNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesParis WestNN Reference
Hypentelium nigricans Northern Hog SuckerActinopterygiiParis WestNN Reference
Rana pipiens Northern Leopard FrogAmphibiaParis WestNS YesReference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesParis WestNN Reference
Myotis septentrionalis Northern MyotisMammaliaParis WestTE Reference
Procyon lotor Northern RaccoonMammaliaParis WestNN Reference
Blarina brevicauda Northern Short-tailed ShrewMammaliaParis WestNN Reference
Campostoma anomalum Ohio StonerollerActinopterygiiParis WestNN Reference
Etheostoma spectabile Orangethroat DarterActinopterygiiParis WestNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesParis WestNN Reference
Lampsilis cardium Plain PocketbookBivalviaParis WestNN Reference
Microtus ochrogaster Prairie VoleMammaliaParis WestNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesParis WestNN Reference
Regina septemvittata Queen SnakeReptiliaParis WestNN Reference
Villosa iris RainbowBivalviaParis WestNN Reference
Etheostoma caeruleum Rainbow DarterActinopterygiiParis WestNN Reference
Plethodon richmondi Ravine SalamanderAmphibiaParis WestNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesParis WestNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesParis WestNN YesReference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesParis WestNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesParis WestNN Reference
Lepomis microlophus Redear SunfishActinopterygiiParis WestNN Reference
Lythrurus umbratilis Redfin ShinerActinopterygiiParis WestNN Reference
Aythya americana RedheadAvesParis WestNN Reference
Ambloplites rupestris Rock BassActinopterygiiParis WestNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesParis WestNN Reference
Selasphorus rufus Rufous HummingbirdAvesParis WestNN Reference
Antigone canadensis Sandhill CraneAvesParis WestNN YesReference
Passerculus sandwichensis Savannah SparrowAvesParis WestNS YesReference
Lythrurus fasciolaris Scarlet ShinerActinopterygiiParis WestNN Reference
Inflectarius inflectus ShagreenGastropodaParis WestNN Reference
Notropis photogenis Silver ShinerActinopterygiiParis WestNN Reference
Alasmidonta viridis Slippershell MusselBivalviaParis WestNN YesReference
Micropterus dolomieu Smallmouth BassActinopterygiiParis WestNN Reference
Plectrophenax nivalis Snow BuntingAvesParis WestNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesParis WestNN Reference
Micropterus punctulatus Spotted BassActinopterygiiParis WestNN Reference
Minytrema melanops Spotted SuckerActinopterygiiParis WestNN Reference
Ambystoma barbouri Streamside SalamanderAmphibiaParis WestNN YesReference
Luxilus chrysocephalus Striped ShinerActinopterygiiParis WestNN Reference
Mephitis mephitis Striped SkunkMammaliaParis WestNN Reference
Amblema plicata ThreeridgeBivalviaParis WestNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesParis WestNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesParis WestNN Reference
Didelphis virginiana Virginia OpossumMammaliaParis WestNN Reference
Fusconaia flava Wabash PigtoeBivalviaParis WestNN Reference
Lepomis gulosus WarmouthActinopterygiiParis WestNN Reference
Gambusia affinis Western MosquitofishActinopterygiiParis WestNN Reference
Pomoxis annularis White CrappieActinopterygiiParis WestNN Reference
Catostomus commersonii White SuckerActinopterygiiParis WestNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesParis WestNN Reference
Mesodon thyroidus White-lip GlobeGastropodaParis WestNN Reference
Mycteria americana Wood StorkAvesParis WestTN Reference
Marmota monax WoodchuckMammaliaParis WestNN Reference
Ameiurus natalis Yellow BullheadActinopterygiiParis WestNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesParis WestNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesParis WestNN Reference
135 species are listed.