Species Information

Aves (Bird) observations for selected quads


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Records may include both recent and historical observations.
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List Aves (Bird) observations in 1 selected quad.
Selected quad is: Alexandria.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesAlexandriaNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Spizelloides arborea American Tree SparrowAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesAlexandriaNN YesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Coccyzus erythropthalmus Black-billed CuckooAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesAlexandriaNN YesReference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Setophaga tigrina Cape May WarblerAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Setophaga cerulea Cerulean WarblerAvesAlexandriaNN YesReference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesAlexandriaNS Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Passerella iliaca Fox SparrowAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Catharus guttatus Hermit ThrushAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesAlexandriaNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesAlexandriaNN YesReference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesAlexandriaNN YesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Colibri thalassinus Mexican VioletearAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Oreothlypis ruficapilla Nashville WarblerAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesAlexandriaNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesAlexandriaNN YesReference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesAlexandriaNN YesReference
Haemorhous purpureus Purple FinchAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Sitta canadensis Red-breasted NuthatchAvesAlexandriaNE YesReference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Regulus calendula Ruby-crowned KingletAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesAlexandriaNS YesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesAlexandriaNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesAlexandriaNN Reference
103 species are listed.