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: Barlow.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesBarlowNN Reference
Empidonax alnorum Alder FlycatcherAvesBarlowNN Reference
Botaurus lentiginosus American BitternAvesBarlowNH YesReference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesBarlowNN YesReference
Fulica americana American CootAvesBarlowNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesBarlowNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesBarlowNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesBarlowNN YesReference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesBarlowNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesBarlowNN Reference
Pelecanus erythrorhynchos American White PelicanAvesBarlowNN YesReference
Anas americana American WigeonAvesBarlowNN Reference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesBarlowNT YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesBarlowNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesBarlowNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesBarlowNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesBarlowNN Reference
Coccyzus erythropthalmus Black-billed CuckooAvesBarlowNN Reference
Himantopus mexicanus Black-necked StiltAvesBarlowNN YesReference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesBarlowNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesBarlowNN Reference
Anas discors Blue-winged TealAvesBarlowNT Reference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesBarlowNN Reference
Certhia americana Brown CreeperAvesBarlowNE YesReference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesBarlowNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesBarlowNN Reference
Bucephala albeola BuffleheadAvesBarlowNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesBarlowNN Reference
Aythya valisineria CanvasbackAvesBarlowNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesBarlowNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesBarlowNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesBarlowNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesBarlowNN Reference
Bucephala clangula Common GoldeneyeAvesBarlowNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesBarlowNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesBarlowNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesBarlowNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesBarlowNS Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesBarlowNN YesReference
Phalacrocorax auritus Double-crested CormorantAvesBarlowNT Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesBarlowNN Reference
Calidris alpina DunlinAvesBarlowNN YesReference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesBarlowNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesBarlowNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesBarlowNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesBarlowNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesBarlowNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesBarlowNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesBarlowNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesBarlowNN Reference
Corvus ossifragus Fish CrowAvesBarlowNS Reference
Sterna forsteri Forster's TernAvesBarlowNN Reference
Anas strepera GadwallAvesBarlowNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesBarlowNN Reference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesBarlowNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesBarlowNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesBarlowNN Reference
Ardea alba Great EgretAvesBarlowNT YesReference
Aythya marila Greater ScaupAvesBarlowNN YesReference
Anser albifrons Greater White-fronted GooseAvesBarlowNN Reference
Tringa melanoleuca Greater YellowlegsAvesBarlowNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesBarlowNN Reference
Anas crecca Green-winged TealAvesBarlowNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesBarlowNN Reference
Lophodytes cucullatus Hooded MerganserAvesBarlowNT YesReference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesBarlowNN Reference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesBarlowNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesBarlowNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesBarlowNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesBarlowNN Reference
Sternula antillarum athalassos Interior Least TernAvesBarlowEE YesReference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesBarlowNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesBarlowNN Reference
Chondestes grammacus Lark SparrowAvesBarlowNT YesReference
Calidris minutilla Least SandpiperAvesBarlowNN Reference
Aythya affinis Lesser ScaupAvesBarlowNN YesReference
Tringa flavipes Lesser YellowlegsAvesBarlowNN YesReference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesBarlowNN YesReference
Limnodromus scolopaceus Long-billed DowitcherAvesBarlowNN Reference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesBarlowNN YesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesBarlowNN Reference
Falco columbarius MerlinAvesBarlowNN Reference
Ictinia mississippiensis Mississippi KiteAvesBarlowNS YesReference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesBarlowNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesBarlowNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesBarlowNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesBarlowNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesBarlowNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesBarlowNN Reference
Anas acuta Northern PintailAvesBarlowNN YesReference
Anas clypeata Northern ShovelerAvesBarlowNE Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesBarlowNN Reference
Calidris melanotos Pectoral SandpiperAvesBarlowNN Reference
Falco peregrinus Peregrine FalconAvesBarlowNE YesReference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesBarlowNN Reference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesBarlowNN YesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesBarlowNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesBarlowNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesBarlowNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesBarlowNN YesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesBarlowNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesBarlowNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesBarlowNN Reference
Aythya americana RedheadAvesBarlowNN Reference
Larus delawarensis Ring-billed GullAvesBarlowNN Reference
Aythya collaris Ring-necked DuckAvesBarlowNN Reference
Chen rossii Ross's GooseAvesBarlowNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesBarlowNN Reference
Oxyura jamaicensis Ruddy DuckAvesBarlowNN Reference
Calidris alba SanderlingAvesBarlowNN YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesBarlowNN Reference
Cistothorus platensis Sedge WrenAvesBarlowNS YesReference
Charadrius semipalmatus Semipalmated PloverAvesBarlowNN Reference
Calidris pusilla Semipalmated SandpiperAvesBarlowNN YesReference
Plectrophenax nivalis Snow BuntingAvesBarlowNN Reference
Tringa solitaria Solitary SandpiperAvesBarlowNN YesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesBarlowNN Reference
Actitis macularius Spotted SandpiperAvesBarlowNE YesReference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesBarlowNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesBarlowNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesBarlowNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesBarlowNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesBarlowNN Reference
Calidris mauri Western SandpiperAvesBarlowNN YesReference
Numenius phaeopus WhimbrelAvesBarlowNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesBarlowNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesBarlowNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesBarlowNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesBarlowNN Reference
Gallinago delicata Wilson's SnipeAvesBarlowNN YesReference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesBarlowNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesBarlowNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesBarlowNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesBarlowNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesBarlowNN Reference
Nyctanassa violacea Yellow-crowned Night-heronAvesBarlowNT YesReference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesBarlowNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesBarlowNN Reference
138 species are listed.