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: Bruin.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesBruinNN Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesBruinNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesBruinNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesBruinNN YesReference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesBruinNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesBruinNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesBruinNN YesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesBruinNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesBruinNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesBruinNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesBruinNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesBruinNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesBruinNN Reference
Setophaga virens Black-throated Green WarblerAvesBruinNN YesReference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesBruinNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesBruinNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesBruinNN Reference
Vireo solitarius Blue-headed VireoAvesBruinNN Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesBruinNN YesReference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesBruinNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesBruinNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesBruinNN Reference
Bucephala albeola BuffleheadAvesBruinNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesBruinNN Reference
Setophaga tigrina Cape May WarblerAvesBruinNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesBruinNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesBruinNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesBruinNN Reference
Setophaga cerulea Cerulean WarblerAvesBruinNN YesReference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesBruinNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesBruinNN Reference
Antrostomus carolinensis Chuck-will's-widowAvesBruinNN YesReference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesBruinNN Reference
Mergus merganser Common MerganserAvesBruinNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesBruinNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesBruinNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesBruinNS Reference
Phalacrocorax auritus Double-crested CormorantAvesBruinNT Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesBruinNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesBruinNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesBruinNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesBruinNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesBruinNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesBruinNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesBruinNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Eastern Whip-poor-willAvesBruinNN YesReference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesBruinNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesBruinNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesBruinNN Reference
Anas strepera GadwallAvesBruinNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesBruinNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesBruinNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesBruinNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesBruinNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesBruinNN Reference
Anser albifrons Greater White-fronted GooseAvesBruinNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesBruinNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesBruinNN Reference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesBruinNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesBruinNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesBruinNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesBruinNN Reference
Sternula antillarum athalassos Interior Least TernAvesBruinEE YesReference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesBruinNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesBruinNN Reference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesBruinNN YesReference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesBruinNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesBruinNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesBruinNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesBruinNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesBruinNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesBruinNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesBruinNN Reference
Aegolius acadicus Northern Saw-whet OwlAvesBruinNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesBruinNN Reference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesBruinNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesBruinNN Reference
Spinus pinus Pine SiskinAvesBruinNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesBruinNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesBruinNN YesReference
Haemorhous purpureus Purple FinchAvesBruinNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesBruinNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesBruinNN Reference
Mergus serrator Red-breasted MerganserAvesBruinNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesBruinNN Reference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesBruinNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesBruinNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesBruinNN Reference
Platalea ajaja Roseate SpoonbillAvesBruinNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesBruinNN Reference
Bonasa umbellus Ruffed GrouseAvesBruinNN YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesBruinNN Reference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesBruinNS YesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesBruinNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesBruinNN Reference
Catharus ustulatus Swainson's ThrushAvesBruinNN Reference
Oreothlypis peregrina Tennessee WarblerAvesBruinNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesBruinNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesBruinNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesBruinNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesBruinNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesBruinNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesBruinNN YesReference
Helmitheros vermivorum Worm-eating WarblerAvesBruinNN YesReference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesBruinNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesBruinNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesBruinNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesBruinNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesBruinNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesBruinNN Reference
110 species are listed.