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: Simpsonville.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesSimpsonvilleNN YesReference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesSimpsonvilleNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Corbicula fluminea Asian ClamBivalviaSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Etheostoma zonale Banded DarterActinopterygiiSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Cottus carolinae Banded SculpinActinopterygiiSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesSimpsonvilleNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Notropis boops Bigeye ShinerActinopterygiiSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Percina maculata Blackside DarterActinopterygiiSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Fundulus notatus Blackstripe TopminnowActinopterygiiSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Lepomis macrochirus BluegillActinopterygiiSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Pimephales notatus Bluntnose MinnowActinopterygiiSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Labidesthes sicculus Brook SilversideActinopterygiiSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Rana catesbeiana BullfrogAmphibiaSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Campostoma anomalum Central StonerollerActinopterygiiSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Cyprinus carpio Common CarpActinopterygiiSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray TreefrogAmphibiaSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Canis latrans CoyoteMammaliaSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Semotilus atromaculatus Creek ChubActinopterygiiSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesSimpsonvilleNN YesReference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Tamias striatus Eastern ChipmunkMammaliaSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Ambystoma tigrinum tigrinum Eastern Tiger SalamanderAmphibiaSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Etheostoma flabellare Fantail DarterActinopterygiiSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Pimephales promelas Fathead MinnowActinopterygiiSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Lampsilis siliquoidea FatmucketBivalviaSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Elimia semicarinata Fine-ridged ElimiaGastropodaSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Pylodictis olivaris Flathead CatfishActinopterygiiSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Aplodinotus grunniens Freshwater DrumActinopterygiiSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Pyganodon grandis Giant FloaterBivalviaSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Moxostoma erythrurum Golden RedhorseActinopterygiiSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesSimpsonvilleNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Rana clamitans melanota Green FrogAmphibiaSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Lepomis cyanellus Green SunfishActinopterygiiSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Anas crecca Green-winged TealAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Etheostoma blennioides Greenside DarterActinopterygiiSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Sphaerium simile Grooved FingernailclamBivalviaSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Etheostoma nigrum Johnny DarterActinopterygiiSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Orconectes juvenilis Kentucky River CrayfishMalacostracaSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Micropterus salmoides Largemouth BassActinopterygiiSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Campostoma oligolepis Largescale StonerollerActinopterygiiSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesSimpsonvilleNN YesReference
Percina caprodes LogperchActinopterygiiSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Lepomis megalotis Longear SunfishActinopterygiiSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Necturus maculosus MudpuppyAmphibiaSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Cygnus olor Mute SwanAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Dasypus novemcinctus Nine-banded ArmadilloMammaliaSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesSimpsonvilleNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Acris crepitans Northern Cricket FrogAmphibiaSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Hypentelium nigricans Northern Hog SuckerActinopterygiiSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Procyon lotor Northern RaccoonMammaliaSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Blarina brevicauda Northern Short-tailed ShrewMammaliaSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Lepomis humilis Orangespotted SunfishActinopterygiiSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Utterbackia imbecillis Paper PondshellBivalviaSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Rana palustris Pickerel FrogAmphibiaSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Microtus ochrogaster Prairie VoleMammaliaSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Toxolasma lividum Purple LilliputBivalviaSimpsonvilleNE YesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Regina septemvittata Queen SnakeReptiliaSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Etheostoma caeruleum Rainbow DarterActinopterygiiSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared SliderReptiliaSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesSimpsonvilleNN YesReference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Lepomis microlophus Redear SunfishActinopterygiiSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Aythya americana RedheadAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Sphaerium fabale River FingernailclamBivalviaSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Moxostoma carinatum River RedhorseActinopterygiiSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Ambloplites rupestris Rock BassActinopterygiiSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Notropis rubellus Rosyface ShinerActinopterygiiSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Euphagus carolinus Rusty BlackbirdAvesSimpsonvilleNN YesReference
Orconectes rusticus Rusty CrayfishMalacostracaSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Simpsonaias ambigua Salamander MusselBivalviaSimpsonvilleNT YesReference
Notropis stramineus Sand ShinerActinopterygiiSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Lythrurus fasciolaris Scarlet ShinerActinopterygiiSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Pleurocera acuta Sharp HornsnailGastropodaSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Notropis photogenis Silver ShinerActinopterygiiSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Notropis buccatus Silverjaw MinnowActinopterygiiSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Alosa chrysochloris Skipjack HerringActinopterygiiSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Alasmidonta viridis Slippershell MusselBivalviaSimpsonvilleNN YesReference
Micropterus dolomieu Smallmouth BassActinopterygiiSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Cyprinella spiloptera Spotfin ShinerActinopterygiiSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Micropterus punctulatus Spotted BassActinopterygiiSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Minytrema melanops Spotted SuckerActinopterygiiSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Cyprinella whipplei Steelcolor ShinerActinopterygiiSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Noturus flavus StonecatActinopterygiiSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Ambystoma barbouri Streamside SalamanderAmphibiaSimpsonvilleNN YesReference
Luxilus chrysocephalus Striped ShinerActinopterygiiSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Mephitis mephitis Striped SkunkMammaliaSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Helisoma anceps Two-ridged Rams-hornGastropodaSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Didelphis virginiana Virginia OpossumMammaliaSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Pomoxis annularis White CrappieActinopterygiiSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Lasmigona complanata complanata White HeelsplitterBivalviaSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Catostomus commersonii White SuckerActinopterygiiSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Odocoileus virginianus White-tailed DeerMammaliaSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesSimpsonvilleNN YesReference
Marmota monax WoodchuckMammaliaSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Ameiurus natalis Yellow BullheadActinopterygiiSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesSimpsonvilleNN Reference
163 species are listed.