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: Austin.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesAustinNN Reference
Empidonax alnorum Alder FlycatcherAvesAustinNN Reference
Recurvirostra americana American AvocetAvesAustinNN Reference
Fulica americana American CootAvesAustinNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesAustinNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesAustinNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesAustinNN YesReference
Anthus rubescens American PipitAvesAustinNN Reference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesAustinNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesAustinNN Reference
Pelecanus erythrorhynchos American White PelicanAvesAustinNN YesReference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesAustinNT YesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesAustinNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesAustinNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesAustinNN Reference
Setophaga castanea Bay-breasted WarblerAvesAustinNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesAustinNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesAustinNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesAustinNN Reference
Coccyzus erythropthalmus Black-billed CuckooAvesAustinNN Reference
Setophaga caerulescens Black-throated Blue WarblerAvesAustinNN Reference
Setophaga virens Black-throated Green WarblerAvesAustinNN YesReference
Setophaga striata Blackpoll WarblerAvesAustinNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesAustinNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesAustinNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesAustinNN Reference
Anas discors Blue-winged TealAvesAustinNT Reference
Chroicocephalus philadelphia Bonaparte's GullAvesAustinNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesAustinNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesAustinNN Reference
Larus californicus California GullAvesAustinNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesAustinNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesAustinNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesAustinNN Reference
Hydroprogne caspia Caspian TernAvesAustinNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesAustinNN Reference
Setophaga pensylvanica Chestnut-sided WarblerAvesAustinNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesAustinNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesAustinNN Reference
Spizella pallida Clay-colored SparrowAvesAustinNN Reference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesAustinNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesAustinNN Reference
Gavia immer Common LoonAvesAustinNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesAustinNN Reference
Sterna hirundo Common TernAvesAustinNN YesReference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesAustinNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesAustinNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesAustinNS Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesAustinNN YesReference
Phalacrocorax auritus Double-crested CormorantAvesAustinNT Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesAustinNN Reference
Calidris alpina DunlinAvesAustinNN YesReference
Podiceps nigricollis Eared GrebeAvesAustinNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesAustinNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesAustinNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesAustinNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesAustinNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesAustinNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesAustinNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesAustinNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesAustinNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesAustinNN Reference
Sterna forsteri Forster's TernAvesAustinNN Reference
Leucophaeus pipixcan Franklin's GullAvesAustinNN Reference
Anas strepera GadwallAvesAustinNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesAustinNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesAustinNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesAustinNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesAustinNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesAustinNN Reference
Ardea alba Great EgretAvesAustinNT YesReference
Tringa melanoleuca Greater YellowlegsAvesAustinNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesAustinNN Reference
Anas crecca Green-winged TealAvesAustinNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesAustinNN Reference
Ammodramus henslowii Henslow's SparrowAvesAustinNS YesReference
Catharus guttatus Hermit ThrushAvesAustinNN Reference
Larus argentatus Herring GullAvesAustinNN Reference
Lophodytes cucullatus Hooded MerganserAvesAustinNT YesReference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesAustinNN Reference
Podiceps auritus Horned GrebeAvesAustinNN YesReference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesAustinNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesAustinNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesAustinNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesAustinNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesAustinNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesAustinNN Reference
Calidris minutilla Least SandpiperAvesAustinNN Reference
Larus fuscus Lesser Black-backed GullAvesAustinNN Reference
Aythya affinis Lesser ScaupAvesAustinNN YesReference
Melospiza lincolnii Lincoln's SparrowAvesAustinNN Reference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesAustinNN YesReference
Clangula hyemalis Long-tailed DuckAvesAustinNN Reference
Stercorarius longicaudus Long-tailed JaegerAvesAustinNN Reference
Setophaga magnolia Magnolia WarblerAvesAustinNN Reference
Falco columbarius MerlinAvesAustinNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesAustinNN Reference
Cygnus olor Mute SwanAvesAustinNN Reference
Oreothlypis ruficapilla Nashville WarblerAvesAustinNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesAustinNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesAustinNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesAustinNN Reference
Accipiter gentilis Northern GoshawkAvesAustinNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesAustinNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesAustinNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesAustinNN Reference
Aegolius acadicus Northern Saw-whet OwlAvesAustinNN Reference
Anas clypeata Northern ShovelerAvesAustinNE Reference
Parkesia noveboracensis Northern WaterthrushAvesAustinNN Reference
Contopus cooperi Olive-sided FlycatcherAvesAustinNN Reference
Oreothlypis celata Orange-crowned WarblerAvesAustinNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesAustinNN Reference
Pandion haliaetus OspreyAvesAustinNS YesReference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesAustinNN Reference
Gavia pacifica Pacific LoonAvesAustinNN Reference
Setophaga palmarum Palm WarblerAvesAustinNN Reference
Vireo philadelphicus Philadelphia VireoAvesAustinNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesAustinNN Reference
Spinus pinus Pine SiskinAvesAustinNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesAustinNN Reference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesAustinNN YesReference
Haemorhous purpureus Purple FinchAvesAustinNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesAustinNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesAustinNN Reference
Mergus serrator Red-breasted MerganserAvesAustinNN Reference
Sitta canadensis Red-breasted NuthatchAvesAustinNE YesReference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesAustinNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesAustinNN YesReference
Podiceps grisegena Red-necked GrebeAvesAustinNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesAustinNN Reference
Gavia stellata Red-throated LoonAvesAustinNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesAustinNN Reference
Larus delawarensis Ring-billed GullAvesAustinNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesAustinNN Reference
Chen rossii Ross's GooseAvesAustinNN Reference
Regulus calendula Ruby-crowned KingletAvesAustinNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesAustinNN Reference
Antigone canadensis Sandhill CraneAvesAustinNN YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesAustinNN Reference
Tyrannus forficatus Scissor-tailed FlycatcherAvesAustinNN Reference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesAustinNS YesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesAustinNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesAustinNN Reference
Melanitta perspicillata Surf ScoterAvesAustinNN Reference
Catharus ustulatus Swainson's ThrushAvesAustinNN Reference
Oreothlypis peregrina Tennessee WarblerAvesAustinNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesAustinNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesAustinNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesAustinNN Reference
Tyrannus verticalis Western KingbirdAvesAustinNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesAustinNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesAustinNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesAustinNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesAustinNN Reference
Tringa semipalmata WilletAvesAustinNN Reference
Cardellina pusilla Wilson's WarblerAvesAustinNN Reference
Troglodytes hiemalis Winter WrenAvesAustinNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesAustinNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesAustinNN YesReference
Helmitheros vermivorum Worm-eating WarblerAvesAustinNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesAustinNN Reference
Empidonax flaviventris Yellow-bellied FlycatcherAvesAustinNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesAustinNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesAustinNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesAustinNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesAustinNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesAustinNN Reference
167 species are listed.