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: Quality.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesQualityNN Reference
Cambarus striatus Ambiguous CrayfishMalacostracaQualityNN Reference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesQualityNN YesReference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesQualityNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesQualityNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesQualityNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesQualityNN Reference
Corbicula fluminea Asian ClamBivalviaQualityNN Reference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesQualityNN Reference
Cottus carolinae Banded SculpinActinopterygiiQualityNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesQualityNN Reference
Vireo bellii Bell's VireoAvesQualityNS YesReference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesQualityNN Reference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaQualityNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaQualityNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesQualityNN Reference
Percina maculata Blackside DarterActinopterygiiQualityNN Reference
Fundulus notatus Blackstripe TopminnowActinopterygiiQualityNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesQualityNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesQualityNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesQualityNN Reference
Lepomis macrochirus BluegillActinopterygiiQualityNN Reference
Pimephales notatus Bluntnose MinnowActinopterygiiQualityNN Reference
Labidesthes sicculus Brook SilversideActinopterygiiQualityNN Reference
Ameiurus nebulosus Brown BullheadActinopterygiiQualityNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesQualityNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesQualityNN Reference
Pimephales vigilax Bullhead MinnowActinopterygiiQualityNN Reference
Orconectes immunis Calico CrayfishMalacostracaQualityNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesQualityNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesQualityNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesQualityNN Reference
Bubulcus ibis Cattle EgretAvesQualityNS Reference
Cambarus tenebrosus Cavespring CrayfishMalacostracaQualityNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesQualityNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesQualityNN Reference
Cyprinus carpio Common CarpActinopterygiiQualityNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesQualityNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesQualityNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesQualityNN Reference
Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray TreefrogAmphibiaQualityNN Reference
Nerodia erythrogaster neglecta Copperbelly Water SnakeReptiliaQualityNN YesReference
Semotilus atromaculatus Creek ChubActinopterygiiQualityNN Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesQualityNN YesReference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesQualityNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesQualityNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesQualityNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesQualityNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesQualityNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesQualityNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesQualityNN Reference
Notropis atherinoides Emerald ShinerActinopterygiiQualityNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesQualityNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesQualityNN Reference
Noturus nocturnus Freckled MadtomActinopterygiiQualityNN Reference
Dorosoma cepedianum Gizzard ShadActinopterygiiQualityNN Reference
Moxostoma erythrurum Golden RedhorseActinopterygiiQualityNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesQualityNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesQualityNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesQualityNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesQualityNN Reference
Lepomis cyanellus Green SunfishActinopterygiiQualityNN Reference
Sphaerium simile Grooved FingernailclamBivalviaQualityNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesQualityNN Reference
Ammodramus henslowii Henslow's SparrowAvesQualityNS YesReference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesQualityNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesQualityNN Reference
Etheostoma nigrum Johnny DarterActinopterygiiQualityNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesQualityNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesQualityNN Reference
Micropterus salmoides Largemouth BassActinopterygiiQualityNN Reference
Campostoma oligolepis Largescale StonerollerActinopterygiiQualityNN Reference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesQualityNN YesReference
Musculium transversum Long FingernailclamBivalviaQualityNN Reference
Lepomis megalotis Longear SunfishActinopterygiiQualityNN Reference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesQualityNN YesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesQualityNN Reference
Palaemonetes kadiakensis Mississippi Grass ShrimpMalacostracaQualityNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesQualityNN Reference
Orconectes ronaldi Mud River CrayfishMalacostracaQualityNT YesReference
Hyalella azteca No Common Name (Hyalella azteca)MalacostracaQualityNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesQualityNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesQualityNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesQualityNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesQualityNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesQualityNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesQualityNN Reference
Cambarus polychromatus Paintedhand MudbugMalacostracaQualityNN Reference
Elimia laqueata Panel ElimiaGastropodaQualityNN Reference
Orconectes putnami Phallic CrayfishMalacostracaQualityNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesQualityNN Reference
Aphredoderus sayanus Pirate PerchActinopterygiiQualityNN Reference
Campeloma crassulum Ponderous CampelomaGastropodaQualityNN Reference
Lampropeltis calligaster calligaster Prairie KingsnakeReptiliaQualityNN Reference
Microtus ochrogaster Prairie VoleMammaliaQualityNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesQualityNN YesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesQualityNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaQualityNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesQualityNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesQualityNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesQualityNN YesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesQualityNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesQualityNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesQualityNN Reference
Esox americanus Redfin Or Grass PickerelActinopterygiiQualityNN Reference
Sphaerium rhomboideum Rhomboid FingernailclamBivalviaQualityNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaQualityNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesQualityNN Reference
Orconectes rusticus Rusty CrayfishMalacostracaQualityNN Reference
Lythrurus fasciolaris Scarlet ShinerActinopterygiiQualityNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesQualityNN Reference
Etheostoma gracile Slough DarterActinopterygiiQualityNN Reference
Eurycea cirrigera Southern Two-lined SalamanderAmphibiaQualityNN Reference
Etheostoma squamiceps Spottail DarterActinopterygiiQualityNN Reference
Micropterus punctulatus Spotted BassActinopterygiiQualityNN Reference
Minytrema melanops Spotted SuckerActinopterygiiQualityNN Reference
Cyprinella whipplei Steelcolor ShinerActinopterygiiQualityNN Reference
Luxilus chrysocephalus Striped ShinerActinopterygiiQualityNN Reference
Etheostoma kennicotti Stripetail DarterActinopterygiiQualityNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesQualityNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesQualityNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesQualityNN Reference
Helisoma anceps Two-ridged Rams-hornGastropodaQualityNN Reference
Didelphis virginiana Virginia OpossumMammaliaQualityNN Reference
Lepomis gulosus WarmouthActinopterygiiQualityNN Reference
Erimyzon claviformis Western Creek ChubsuckerActinopterygiiQualityNN Reference
Catostomus commersonii White SuckerActinopterygiiQualityNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesQualityNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesQualityNN Reference
Peromyscus leucopus White-footed MouseMammaliaQualityNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesQualityNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesQualityNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesQualityNN YesReference
Ameiurus natalis Yellow BullheadActinopterygiiQualityNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesQualityNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesQualityNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesQualityNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesQualityNN Reference
138 species are listed.