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: Patriot.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesPatriotNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesPatriotNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesPatriotNN YesReference
Mustela vison American MinkMammaliaPatriotNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesPatriotNN Reference
Bufo americanus American ToadAmphibiaPatriotNN Reference
Corbicula fluminea Asian ClamBivalviaPatriotNN Reference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesPatriotNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesPatriotNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesPatriotNN Reference
Hypophthalmichthys nobilis Bighead CarpActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Ictiobus cyprinellus Bigmouth BuffaloActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Pomoxis nigromaculatus Black CrappieActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaPatriotNN Reference
Melanitta americana Black ScoterAvesPatriotNN Reference
Ictalurus furcatus Blue CatfishActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesPatriotNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesPatriotNN Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesPatriotNN YesReference
Lepomis macrochirus BluegillActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Pimephales notatus Bluntnose MinnowActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Labidesthes sicculus Brook SilversideActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesPatriotNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesPatriotNN Reference
Bucephala albeola BuffleheadAvesPatriotNN Reference
Pimephales vigilax Bullhead MinnowActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesPatriotNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesPatriotNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesPatriotNN Reference
Campostoma anomalum Central StonerollerActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Ictalurus punctatus Channel CatfishActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Notropis wickliffi Channel ShinerActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesPatriotNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesPatriotNN Reference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesPatriotNN Reference
Cyprinus carpio Common CarpActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesPatriotNN Reference
Gavia immer Common LoonAvesPatriotNN Reference
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk TurtleReptiliaPatriotNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaPatriotNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesPatriotNN Reference
Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray TreefrogAmphibiaPatriotNN Reference
Semotilus atromaculatus Creek ChubActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesPatriotNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesPatriotNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaPatriotNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaPatriotNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesPatriotNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesPatriotNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesPatriotNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesPatriotNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesPatriotNN Reference
Fusconaia ebena EbonyshellBivalviaPatriotNN Reference
Elliptio crassidens ElephantearBivalviaPatriotNN YesReference
Notropis atherinoides Emerald ShinerActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesPatriotNN Reference
Etheostoma flabellare Fantail DarterActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Pimephales promelas Fathead MinnowActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesPatriotNN Reference
Pylodictis olivaris Flathead CatfishActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Aplodinotus grunniens Freshwater DrumActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Anas strepera GadwallAvesPatriotNN Reference
Dorosoma cepedianum Gizzard ShadActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Moxostoma erythrurum Golden RedhorseActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Hiodon alosoides GoldeyeActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Ctenopharyngodon idella Grass CarpActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesPatriotNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesPatriotNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesPatriotNN Reference
Ardea alba Great EgretAvesPatriotNT YesReference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesPatriotNN Reference
Lepomis cyanellus Green SunfishActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Carpiodes velifer Highfin CarpsuckerActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesPatriotNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesPatriotNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesPatriotNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesPatriotNN Reference
Ambystoma jeffersonianum Jefferson SalamanderAmphibiaPatriotNN Reference
Etheostoma nigrum Johnny DarterActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesPatriotNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesPatriotNN Reference
Calcarius lapponicus Lapland LongspurAvesPatriotNN Reference
Micropterus salmoides Largemouth BassActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Percina caprodes LogperchActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Lepomis megalotis Longear SunfishActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Lepisosteus osseus Longnose GarActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesPatriotNN YesReference
Quadrula quadrula MapleleafBivalviaPatriotNN Reference
Notropis volucellus Mimic ShinerActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesPatriotNN Reference
Necturus maculosus MudpuppyAmphibiaPatriotNN Reference
Ondatra zibethicus MuskratMammaliaPatriotNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesPatriotNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesPatriotNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesPatriotNN Reference
Hypentelium nigricans Northern Hog SuckerActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesPatriotNN Reference
Anas acuta Northern PintailAvesPatriotNN YesReference
Procyon lotor Northern RaccoonMammaliaPatriotNN Reference
Plethodon electromorphus Northern Ravine SalamanderAmphibiaPatriotNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesPatriotNN Reference
Pseudacris crucifer crucifer Northern Spring PeeperAmphibiaPatriotNN Reference
Lepomis humilis Orangespotted SunfishActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Etheostoma spectabile Orangethroat DarterActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesPatriotNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaPatriotNN Reference
Rana palustris Pickerel FrogAmphibiaPatriotNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesPatriotNN Reference
Quadrula pustulosa pustulosa PimplebackBivalviaPatriotNN Reference
Peromyscus maniculatus bairdii Prairie DeermouseMammaliaPatriotNN Reference
Microtus ochrogaster Prairie VoleMammaliaPatriotNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesPatriotNN YesReference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesPatriotNN YesReference
Patera pennsylvanica Proud GlobeletGastropodaPatriotNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesPatriotNN Reference
Regina septemvittata Queen SnakeReptiliaPatriotNN Reference
Carpiodes cyprinus QuillbackActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Etheostoma caeruleum Rainbow DarterActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Plethodon richmondi Ravine SalamanderAmphibiaPatriotNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesPatriotNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesPatriotNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesPatriotNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesPatriotNN Reference
Lepomis microlophus Redear SunfishActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Aythya americana RedheadAvesPatriotNN Reference
Carpiodes carpio River CarpsuckerActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Percina shumardi River DarterActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Notropis blennius River ShinerActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Ambloplites rupestris Rock BassActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Notropis rubellus Rosyface ShinerActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Notropis stramineus Sand ShinerActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Sander canadensis SaugerActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Lythrurus fasciolaris Scarlet ShinerActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Hypophthalmichthys molitrix Silver CarpActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Macrhybopsis storeriana Silver ChubActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Moxostoma anisurum Silver RedhorseActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Notropis buccatus Silverjaw MinnowActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Alosa chrysochloris Skipjack HerringActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Plethodon glutinosus Slimy SalamanderAmphibiaPatriotNN Reference
Micropterus dolomieu Smallmouth BassActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Ictiobus bubalus Smallmouth BuffaloActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Moxostoma breviceps Smallmouth RedhorseActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesPatriotNN Reference
Eurycea cirrigera Southern Two-lined SalamanderAmphibiaPatriotNN Reference
Cyprinella spiloptera Spotfin ShinerActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Micropterus punctulatus Spotted BassActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Minytrema melanops Spotted SuckerActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Cyprinella whipplei Steelcolor ShinerActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Ambystoma barbouri Streamside SalamanderAmphibiaPatriotNN YesReference
Morone saxatilis Striped BassActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Luxilus chrysocephalus Striped ShinerActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Mephitis mephitis Striped SkunkMammaliaPatriotNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesPatriotNN Reference
Dorosoma petenense Threadfin ShadActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Amblema plicata ThreeridgeBivalviaPatriotNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesPatriotNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesPatriotNN Reference
Pooecetes gramineus Vesper SparrowAvesPatriotNE YesReference
Fusconaia flava Wabash PigtoeBivalviaPatriotNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesPatriotNN Reference
Lepomis gulosus WarmouthActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Quadrula nodulata WartybackBivalviaPatriotNN Reference
Megalonaias nervosa WashboardBivalviaPatriotNN Reference
Rhinichthys obtusus Western Blacknose DaceActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Gambusia affinis Western MosquitofishActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Morone chrysops White BassActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Pomoxis annularis White CrappieActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Catostomus commersonii White SuckerActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesPatriotNN Reference
Melanitta fusca White-winged ScoterAvesPatriotNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesPatriotNN YesReference
Marmota monax WoodchuckMammaliaPatriotNN Reference
Ameiurus natalis Yellow BullheadActinopterygiiPatriotNN Reference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesPatriotNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesPatriotNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesPatriotNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesPatriotNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesPatriotNN Reference
Dreissena polymorpha Zebra MusselBivalviaPatriotNN Reference
179 species are listed.