Species Information

Aves (Bird) observations for selected quads


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List Aves (Bird) observations in 1 selected quad.
Selected quad is: Anchorage.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Empidonax alnorum Alder FlycatcherAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Recurvirostra americana American AvocetAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Botaurus lentiginosus American BitternAvesAnchorageNH YesReference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesAnchorageNN YesReference
Fulica americana American CootAvesAnchorageNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesAnchorageNN YesReference
Anthus rubescens American PipitAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Spizelloides arborea American Tree SparrowAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Anas americana American WigeonAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesAnchorageNN YesReference
Peucaea aestivalis Bachman's SparrowAvesAnchorageNE YesReference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesAnchorageNT YesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesAnchorageNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Setophaga castanea Bay-breasted WarblerAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Thryomanes bewickii Bewick's WrenAvesAnchorageNS YesReference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Coccyzus erythropthalmus Black-billed CuckooAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Setophaga caerulescens Black-throated Blue WarblerAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Setophaga fusca Blackburnian WarblerAvesAnchorageNT YesReference
Setophaga striata Blackpoll WarblerAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Vireo solitarius Blue-headed VireoAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Anas discors Blue-winged TealAvesAnchorageNT Reference
Dolichonyx oryzivorus BobolinkAvesAnchorageNS YesReference
Euphagus cyanocephalus Brewer's BlackbirdAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Vermivora leucobranchialis Brewster's WarblerAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Certhia americana Brown CreeperAvesAnchorageNE YesReference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Bucephala albeola BuffleheadAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Branta hutchinsii Cackling GooseAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Cardellina canadensis Canada WarblerAvesAnchorageNS YesReference
Aythya valisineria CanvasbackAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Setophaga tigrina Cape May WarblerAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Setophaga pensylvanica Chestnut-sided WarblerAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Spizella pallida Clay-colored SparrowAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Bucephala clangula Common GoldeneyeAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Gavia immer Common LoonAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Mergus merganser Common MerganserAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Oporornis agilis Connecticut WarblerAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesAnchorageNS Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesAnchorageNN YesReference
Phalacrocorax auritus Double-crested CormorantAvesAnchorageNT Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Streptopelia decaocto Eurasian Collared-doveAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Passerella iliaca Fox SparrowAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Anas strepera GadwallAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Aquila chrysaetos Golden EagleAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Vermivora chrysoptera Golden-winged WarblerAvesAnchorageNT YesReference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesAnchorageNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Catharus minimus Gray-cheeked ThrushAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Tringa melanoleuca Greater YellowlegsAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Anas crecca Green-winged TealAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Ammodramus henslowii Henslow's SparrowAvesAnchorageNS YesReference
Catharus guttatus Hermit ThrushAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Larus argentatus Herring GullAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Lophodytes cucullatus Hooded MerganserAvesAnchorageNT YesReference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Podiceps auritus Horned GrebeAvesAnchorageNN YesReference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesAnchorageNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Calcarius lapponicus Lapland LongspurAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Vermivora lawrencii Lawrence's WarblerAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Ammodramus leconteii Le Conte's SparrowAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Empidonax minimus Least FlycatcherAvesAnchorageNE YesReference
Calidris minutilla Least SandpiperAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Aythya affinis Lesser ScaupAvesAnchorageNN YesReference
Melospiza lincolnii Lincoln's SparrowAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesAnchorageNN YesReference
Clangula hyemalis Long-tailed DuckAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesAnchorageNN YesReference
Setophaga magnolia Magnolia WarblerAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Cistothorus palustris Marsh WrenAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Falco columbarius MerlinAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Ictinia mississippiensis Mississippi KiteAvesAnchorageNS YesReference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Geothlypis philadelphia Mourning WarblerAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Cygnus olor Mute SwanAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Oreothlypis ruficapilla Nashville WarblerAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Ammodramus nelsoni Nelson's SparrowAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesAnchorageNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Circus cyaneus Northern HarrierAvesAnchorageNT YesReference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Anas acuta Northern PintailAvesAnchorageNN YesReference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Aegolius acadicus Northern Saw-whet OwlAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Anas clypeata Northern ShovelerAvesAnchorageNE Reference
Lanius excubitor Northern ShrikeAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Parkesia noveboracensis Northern WaterthrushAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Contopus cooperi Olive-sided FlycatcherAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Oreothlypis celata Orange-crowned WarblerAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Setophaga palmarum Palm WarblerAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Vireo philadelphicus Philadelphia VireoAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Spinus pinus Pine SiskinAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesAnchorageNN YesReference
Haemorhous purpureus Purple FinchAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Mergus serrator Red-breasted MerganserAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Sitta canadensis Red-breasted NuthatchAvesAnchorageNE YesReference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesAnchorageNN YesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Aythya americana RedheadAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Larus delawarensis Ring-billed GullAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Aythya collaris Ring-necked DuckAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Salpinctes obsoletus Rock WrenAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Regulus calendula Ruby-crowned KingletAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Oxyura jamaicensis Ruddy DuckAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Euphagus carolinus Rusty BlackbirdAvesAnchorageNN YesReference
Antigone canadensis Sandhill CraneAvesAnchorageNN YesReference
Passerculus sandwichensis Savannah SparrowAvesAnchorageNS YesReference
Sayornis saya Say's PhoebeAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Cistothorus platensis Sedge WrenAvesAnchorageNS YesReference
Charadrius semipalmatus Semipalmated PloverAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesAnchorageNS YesReference
Asio flammeus Short-eared OwlAvesAnchorageNE YesReference
Plectrophenax nivalis Snow BuntingAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Bubo scandiacus Snowy OwlAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Porzana carolina SoraAvesAnchorageNN YesReference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Catharus ustulatus Swainson's ThrushAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Oreothlypis peregrina Tennessee WarblerAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Catharus fuscescens VeeryAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Pooecetes gramineus Vesper SparrowAvesAnchorageNE YesReference
Rallus limicola Virginia RailAvesAnchorageNN YesReference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Tyrannus verticalis Western KingbirdAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Melanitta fusca White-winged ScoterAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Cardellina pusilla Wilson's WarblerAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Troglodytes hiemalis Winter WrenAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Mycteria americana Wood StorkAvesAnchorageTN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesAnchorageNN YesReference
Coturnicops noveboracensis Yellow RailAvesAnchorageNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Empidonax flaviventris Yellow-bellied FlycatcherAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesAnchorageNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesAnchorageNN Reference
211 species are listed.