Species Information

Aves (Bird) observations for selected quads

Linked life history provided courtesy of NatureServe Explorer.
Records may include both recent and historical observations.
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List Aves (Bird) observations in 1 selected quad.
Selected quad is: Cairo.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesCairoNN Reference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesCairoNN YesReference
Fulica americana American CootAvesCairoNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesCairoNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesCairoNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesCairoNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesCairoNN Reference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesCairoNT YesReference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesCairoNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesCairoNN Reference
Pluvialis squatarola Black-bellied PloverAvesCairoNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesCairoNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesCairoNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesCairoNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesCairoNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesCairoNN Reference
Hydroprogne caspia Caspian TernAvesCairoNN Reference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesCairoNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesCairoNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesCairoNN Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesCairoNN YesReference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesCairoNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesCairoNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesCairoNN Reference
Corvus ossifragus Fish CrowAvesCairoNS Reference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesCairoNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesCairoNN Reference
Ardea alba Great EgretAvesCairoNT YesReference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesCairoNN Reference
Lophodytes cucullatus Hooded MerganserAvesCairoNT YesReference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesCairoNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesCairoNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesCairoNN Reference
Sternula antillarum athalassos Interior Least TernAvesCairoEE YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesCairoNN Reference
Ixobrychus exilis Least BitternAvesCairoNT YesReference
Calidris minutilla Least SandpiperAvesCairoNN Reference
Egretta caerulea Little Blue HeronAvesCairoNE YesReference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesCairoNN YesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesCairoNN Reference
Falco columbarius MerlinAvesCairoNN Reference
Ictinia mississippiensis Mississippi KiteAvesCairoNS YesReference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesCairoNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesCairoNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesCairoNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesCairoNN Reference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesCairoNN YesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesCairoNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesCairoNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesCairoNN YesReference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesCairoNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesCairoNN Reference
Cistothorus platensis Sedge WrenAvesCairoNS YesReference
Limnodromus griseus Short-billed DowitcherAvesCairoNN YesReference
Plectrophenax nivalis Snow BuntingAvesCairoNN Reference
Egretta thula Snowy EgretAvesCairoNE Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesCairoNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesCairoNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesCairoNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesCairoNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesCairoNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesCairoNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesCairoNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesCairoNN YesReference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesCairoNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesCairoNN Reference
66 species are listed.