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: Benham.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesBenhamNN Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesBenhamNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesBenhamNN Reference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesBenhamNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesBenhamNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesBenhamNN YesReference
Peucaea aestivalis Bachman's SparrowAvesBenhamNE YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesBenhamNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesBenhamNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesBenhamNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesBenhamNN Reference
Setophaga caerulescens Black-throated Blue WarblerAvesBenhamNN Reference
Setophaga virens Black-throated Green WarblerAvesBenhamNN YesReference
Setophaga fusca Blackburnian WarblerAvesBenhamNT YesReference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesBenhamNN Reference
Vireo solitarius Blue-headed VireoAvesBenhamNN Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesBenhamNN YesReference
Vermivora leucobranchialis Brewster's WarblerAvesBenhamNN Reference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesBenhamNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesBenhamNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesBenhamNN Reference
Cardellina canadensis Canada WarblerAvesBenhamNS YesReference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesBenhamNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesBenhamNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesBenhamNN Reference
Setophaga cerulea Cerulean WarblerAvesBenhamNN YesReference
Setophaga pensylvanica Chestnut-sided WarblerAvesBenhamNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesBenhamNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesBenhamNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesBenhamNN Reference
Corvus corax Common RavenAvesBenhamNT YesReference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesBenhamNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesBenhamNS Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesBenhamNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesBenhamNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesBenhamNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesBenhamNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesBenhamNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesBenhamNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesBenhamNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesBenhamNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesBenhamNN Reference
Vermivora chrysoptera Golden-winged WarblerAvesBenhamNT YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesBenhamNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesBenhamNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesBenhamNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesBenhamNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesBenhamNN Reference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesBenhamNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesBenhamNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesBenhamNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesBenhamNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesBenhamNN YesReference
Empidonax minimus Least FlycatcherAvesBenhamNE YesReference
Setophaga magnolia Magnolia WarblerAvesBenhamNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesBenhamNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesBenhamNN Reference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesBenhamNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesBenhamNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesBenhamNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesBenhamNN Reference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesBenhamNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesBenhamNN Reference
Spinus pinus Pine SiskinAvesBenhamNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesBenhamNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesBenhamNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesBenhamNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesBenhamNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesBenhamNN Reference
Pheucticus ludovicianus Rose-breasted GrosbeakAvesBenhamNS YesReference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesBenhamNN Reference
Bonasa umbellus Ruffed GrouseAvesBenhamNN YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesBenhamNN Reference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesBenhamNS YesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesBenhamNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesBenhamNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesBenhamNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesBenhamNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesBenhamNN Reference
Catharus fuscescens VeeryAvesBenhamNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesBenhamNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesBenhamNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesBenhamNN Reference
Empidonax traillii Willow FlycatcherAvesBenhamNN YesReference
Troglodytes hiemalis Winter WrenAvesBenhamNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesBenhamNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesBenhamNN YesReference
Helmitheros vermivorum Worm-eating WarblerAvesBenhamNN YesReference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesBenhamNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesBenhamNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesBenhamNN Reference
91 species are listed.