Species Information

Species observations for selected quads

Linked life history provided courtesy of NatureServe Explorer.
Records may include both recent and historical observations.
US Status Definitions     Kentucky Status Definitions

List Species observations in 1 selected quad.
Selected quad is: Sandy Hook.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesSandy HookNN Reference
Desmognathus ochrophaeus Allegheny Mountain Dusky SalamanderAmphibiaSandy HookNN YesReference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesSandy HookNN Reference
Anguilla rostrata American EelActinopterygiiSandy HookNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesSandy HookNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesSandy HookNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesSandy HookNN Reference
Bufo americanus American ToadAmphibiaSandy HookNN Reference
Cambarus bartonii cavatus Appalachian Brook CrayfishMalacostracaSandy HookNN Reference
Etheostoma zonale Banded DarterActinopterygiiSandy HookNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesSandy HookNN Reference
Eptesicus fuscus Big Brown BatMammaliaSandy HookNN Reference
Cambarus robustus Big Water CrayfishMalacostracaSandy HookNN Reference
Hybopsis amblops Bigeye ChubActinopterygiiSandy HookNN Reference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaSandy HookNN Reference
Desmognathus welteri Black Mountain SalamanderAmphibiaSandy HookNN YesReference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaSandy HookNN Reference
Moxostoma duquesnei Black RedhorseActinopterygiiSandy HookNN Reference
Percina maculata Blackside DarterActinopterygiiSandy HookNN Reference
Ictalurus furcatus Blue CatfishActinopterygiiSandy HookNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesSandy HookNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesSandy HookNN Reference
Lepomis macrochirus BluegillActinopterygiiSandy HookNN Reference
Pimephales notatus Bluntnose MinnowActinopterygiiSandy HookNN Reference
Noturus miurus Brindled MadtomActinopterygiiSandy HookNN Reference
Labidesthes sicculus Brook SilversideActinopterygiiSandy HookNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesSandy HookNN Reference
Rana catesbeiana BullfrogAmphibiaSandy HookNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesSandy HookNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesSandy HookNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesSandy HookNN Reference
Campostoma anomalum Central StonerollerActinopterygiiSandy HookNN Reference
Ictalurus punctatus Channel CatfishActinopterygiiSandy HookNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesSandy HookNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesSandy HookNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesSandy HookNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaSandy HookNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesSandy HookNN Reference
Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray TreefrogAmphibiaSandy HookNN Reference
Semotilus atromaculatus Creek ChubActinopterygiiSandy HookNN Reference
Ferrissia rivularis Creeping AncylidGastropodaSandy HookNN Reference
Plethodon kentucki Cumberland Plateau SalamanderAmphibiaSandy HookNN YesReference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesSandy HookNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesSandy HookNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaSandy HookNN Reference
Sylvilagus floridanus Eastern CottontailMammaliaSandy HookNN Reference
Sciurus niger Eastern Fox SquirrelMammaliaSandy HookNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaSandy HookNN Reference
Sciurus carolinensis Eastern Gray SquirrelMammaliaSandy HookNN Reference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaSandy HookNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesSandy HookNN Reference
Notophthalmus viridescens Eastern NewtAmphibiaSandy HookNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesSandy HookNN Reference
Perimyotis subflavus Eastern PipistrelleMammaliaSandy HookNN Reference
Lasiurus borealis Eastern Red BatMammaliaSandy HookNN Reference
Myotis leibii Eastern Small-footed MyotisMammaliaSandy HookNT YesReference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesSandy HookNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesSandy HookNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesSandy HookNN Reference
Etheostoma flabellare Fantail DarterActinopterygiiSandy HookNN Reference
Pimephales promelas Fathead MinnowActinopterygiiSandy HookNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesSandy HookNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaSandy HookNN Reference
Bufo fowleri Fowler's ToadAmphibiaSandy HookNN Reference
Moxostoma erythrurum Golden RedhorseActinopterygiiSandy HookNN Reference
Rana clamitans melanota Green FrogAmphibiaSandy HookNN Reference
Aneides aeneus Green SalamanderAmphibiaSandy HookNN YesReference
Lepomis cyanellus Green SunfishActinopterygiiSandy HookNN Reference
Etheostoma blennioides Greenside DarterActinopterygiiSandy HookNN Reference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesSandy HookNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesSandy HookNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesSandy HookNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesSandy HookNN Reference
Etheostoma nigrum Johnny DarterActinopterygiiSandy HookNN Reference
Gyrinophilus porphyriticus duryi Kentucky Spring SalamanderAmphibiaSandy HookNN Reference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesSandy HookNN Reference
Micropterus salmoides Largemouth BassActinopterygiiSandy HookNN Reference
Lampetra aepyptera Least Brook LampreyCephalaspidomorphiSandy HookNN Reference
Myotis lucifugus Little Brown BatMammaliaSandy HookNN Reference
Percina caprodes LogperchActinopterygiiSandy HookNN Reference
Lepomis megalotis Longear SunfishActinopterygiiSandy HookNN Reference
Lepisosteus osseus Longnose GarActinopterygiiSandy HookNN Reference
Eurycea longicauda Longtail SalamanderAmphibiaSandy HookNN Reference
Notropis volucellus Mimic ShinerActinopterygiiSandy HookNN Reference
Cottus bairdii Mottled SculpinActinopterygiiSandy HookNN Reference
Pseudacris brachyphona Mountain Chorus FrogAmphibiaSandy HookNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesSandy HookNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesSandy HookNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesSandy HookNN Reference
Desmognathus fuscus Northern Dusky SalamanderAmphibiaSandy HookNN YesReference
Hypentelium nigricans Northern Hog SuckerActinopterygiiSandy HookNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesSandy HookNN Reference
Myotis septentrionalis Northern MyotisMammaliaSandy HookTE Reference
Pseudacris crucifer crucifer Northern Spring PeeperAmphibiaSandy HookNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaSandy HookNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesSandy HookNN Reference
Orconectes putnami Phallic CrayfishMalacostracaSandy HookNN Reference
Spinus pinus Pine SiskinAvesSandy HookNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesSandy HookNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaSandy HookNN Reference
Etheostoma caeruleum Rainbow DarterActinopterygiiSandy HookNN Reference
Plethodon richmondi Ravine SalamanderAmphibiaSandy HookNN Reference
Loxia curvirostra Red CrossbillAvesSandy HookNN Reference
Pseudotriton ruber Red SalamanderAmphibiaSandy HookNN Reference
Procambarus clarkii Red Swamp CrawfishMalacostracaSandy HookNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesSandy HookNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesSandy HookNN Reference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesSandy HookNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesSandy HookNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesSandy HookNN Reference
Nocomis micropogon River ChubActinopterygiiSandy HookNN Reference
Ambloplites rupestris Rock BassActinopterygiiSandy HookNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesSandy HookNN Reference
Clinostomus funduloides Rosyside DaceActinopterygiiSandy HookNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaSandy HookNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesSandy HookNN Reference
Bonasa umbellus Ruffed GrouseAvesSandy HookNN YesReference
Notropis stramineus Sand ShinerActinopterygiiSandy HookNN Reference
Desmognathus monticola Seal SalamanderAmphibiaSandy HookNN Reference
Notropis photogenis Silver ShinerActinopterygiiSandy HookNN Reference
Notropis buccatus Silverjaw MinnowActinopterygiiSandy HookNN Reference
Plethodon glutinosus Slimy SalamanderAmphibiaSandy HookNN Reference
Micropterus dolomieu Smallmouth BassActinopterygiiSandy HookNN Reference
Virginia valeriae Smooth Earth SnakeReptiliaSandy HookNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesSandy HookNN Reference
Eurycea cirrigera Southern Two-lined SalamanderAmphibiaSandy HookNN Reference
Orconectes cristavarius Spiny Stream CrayfishMalacostracaSandy HookNN Reference
Cyprinella spiloptera Spotfin ShinerActinopterygiiSandy HookNN Reference
Micropterus punctulatus Spotted BassActinopterygiiSandy HookNN Reference
Ambystoma maculatum Spotted SalamanderAmphibiaSandy HookNN Reference
Cyprinella whipplei Steelcolor ShinerActinopterygiiSandy HookNN Reference
Luxilus chrysocephalus Striped ShinerActinopterygiiSandy HookNN Reference
Mephitis mephitis Striped SkunkMammaliaSandy HookNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesSandy HookNN Reference
Percopsis omiscomaycus Trout-PerchActinopterygiiSandy HookNS Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesSandy HookNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesSandy HookNN Reference
Helisoma anceps Two-ridged Rams-hornGastropodaSandy HookNN Reference
Didelphis virginiana Virginia OpossumMammaliaSandy HookNN Reference
Rhinichthys obtusus Western Blacknose DaceActinopterygiiSandy HookNN Reference
Pomoxis annularis White CrappieActinopterygiiSandy HookNN Reference
Catostomus commersonii White SuckerActinopterygiiSandy HookNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesSandy HookNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesSandy HookNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesSandy HookNN Reference
Rana sylvatica Wood FrogAmphibiaSandy HookNN YesReference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesSandy HookNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesSandy HookNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesSandy HookNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesSandy HookNN Reference
150 species are listed.