Species Information

Aves (Bird) observations for selected quads


Linked life history provided courtesy of NatureServe Explorer.
Records may include both recent and historical observations.
US Status Definitions     Kentucky Status Definitions

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


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesBrownsvilleNN YesReference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesBrownsvilleNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesBrownsvilleNN YesReference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesBrownsvilleNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Thryomanes bewickii Bewick's WrenAvesBrownsvilleNS YesReference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Setophaga cerulea Cerulean WarblerAvesBrownsvilleNN YesReference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesBrownsvilleNN YesReference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Eastern Whip-poor-willAvesBrownsvilleNN YesReference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesBrownsvilleNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesBrownsvilleNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesBrownsvilleNN YesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesBrownsvilleNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesBrownsvilleNN YesReference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesBrownsvilleNN YesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesBrownsvilleNN YesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Aythya americana RedheadAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesBrownsvilleNN YesReference
Helmitheros vermivorum Worm-eating WarblerAvesBrownsvilleNN YesReference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesBrownsvilleNN Reference
89 species are listed.