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: Calvert City.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Empidonax alnorum Alder FlycatcherAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Recurvirostra americana American AvocetAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesCalvert CityNN YesReference
Fulica americana American CootAvesCalvert CityNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Pluvialis dominica American Golden-ploverAvesCalvert CityNN YesReference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesCalvert CityNN YesReference
Anthus rubescens American PipitAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Spizelloides arborea American Tree SparrowAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Pelecanus erythrorhynchos American White PelicanAvesCalvert CityNN YesReference
Anas americana American WigeonAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesCalvert CityNN YesReference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesCalvert CityNT YesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesCalvert CityNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Vireo bellii Bell's VireoAvesCalvert CityNS YesReference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Melanitta americana Black ScoterAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Nycticorax nycticorax Black-crowned Night-heronAvesCalvert CityNT YesReference
Rissa tridactyla Black-legged KittiwakeAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Anas discors Blue-winged TealAvesCalvert CityNT Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesCalvert CityNN YesReference
Chroicocephalus philadelphia Bonaparte's GullAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Certhia americana Brown CreeperAvesCalvert CityNE YesReference
Pelecanus occidentalis Brown PelicanAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Sitta pusilla Brown-headed NuthatchAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Bucephala albeola BuffleheadAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Branta hutchinsii Cackling GooseAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Larus californicus California GullAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Aythya valisineria CanvasbackAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Hydroprogne caspia Caspian TernAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Bubulcus ibis Cattle EgretAvesCalvert CityNS Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Antrostomus carolinensis Chuck-will's-widowAvesCalvert CityNN YesReference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Bucephala clangula Common GoldeneyeAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Gavia immer Common LoonAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Mergus merganser Common MerganserAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Sterna hirundo Common TernAvesCalvert CityNN YesReference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesCalvert CityNS Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesCalvert CityNN YesReference
Phalacrocorax auritus Double-crested CormorantAvesCalvert CityNT Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Eastern Whip-poor-willAvesCalvert CityNN YesReference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Corvus ossifragus Fish CrowAvesCalvert CityNS Reference
Sterna forsteri Forster's TernAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Passerella iliaca Fox SparrowAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Leucophaeus pipixcan Franklin's GullAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Anas strepera GadwallAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Larus hyperboreus Glaucous GullAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Larus marinus Great Black-backed GullAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Anas crecca Green-winged TealAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Ammodramus henslowii Henslow's SparrowAvesCalvert CityNS YesReference
Catharus guttatus Hermit ThrushAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Larus argentatus Herring GullAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Lophodytes cucullatus Hooded MerganserAvesCalvert CityNT YesReference
Podiceps auritus Horned GrebeAvesCalvert CityNN YesReference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Larus glaucoides Iceland GullAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Sternula antillarum athalassos Interior Least TernAvesCalvert CityEE YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Calcarius lapponicus Lapland LongspurAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Chondestes grammacus Lark SparrowAvesCalvert CityNT YesReference
Leucophaeus atricilla Laughing GullAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Ammodramus leconteii Le Conte's SparrowAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Calidris minutilla Least SandpiperAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Larus fuscus Lesser Black-backed GullAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Aythya affinis Lesser ScaupAvesCalvert CityNN YesReference
Hydrocoloeus minutus Little GullAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesCalvert CityNN YesReference
Clangula hyemalis Long-tailed DuckAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Stercorarius longicaudus Long-tailed JaegerAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesCalvert CityNN YesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Limosa fedoa Marbled GodwitAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Falco columbarius MerlinAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Ictinia mississippiensis Mississippi KiteAvesCalvert CityNS YesReference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesCalvert CityNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Circus cyaneus Northern HarrierAvesCalvert CityNT YesReference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Anas acuta Northern PintailAvesCalvert CityNN YesReference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Anas clypeata Northern ShovelerAvesCalvert CityNE Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Pandion haliaetus OspreyAvesCalvert CityNS YesReference
Gavia pacifica Pacific LoonAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Setophaga palmarum Palm WarblerAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Calidris melanotos Pectoral SandpiperAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Falco peregrinus Peregrine FalconAvesCalvert CityNE YesReference
Podilymbus podiceps Pied-billed GrebeAvesCalvert CityNE YesReference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Spinus pinus Pine SiskinAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Stercorarius pomarinus Pomarine JaegerAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesCalvert CityNN YesReference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesCalvert CityNN YesReference
Haemorhous purpureus Purple FinchAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Loxia curvirostra Red CrossbillAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Mergus serrator Red-breasted MerganserAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Sitta canadensis Red-breasted NuthatchAvesCalvert CityNE YesReference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesCalvert CityNN YesReference
Podiceps grisegena Red-necked GrebeAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Gavia stellata Red-throated LoonAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Aythya americana RedheadAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Larus delawarensis Ring-billed GullAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Aythya collaris Ring-necked DuckAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Chen rossii Ross's GooseAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Regulus calendula Ruby-crowned KingletAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Oxyura jamaicensis Ruddy DuckAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Arenaria interpres Ruddy TurnstoneAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Euphagus carolinus Rusty BlackbirdAvesCalvert CityNN YesReference
Xema sabini Sabine's GullAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Calidris alba SanderlingAvesCalvert CityNN YesReference
Passerculus sandwichensis Savannah SparrowAvesCalvert CityNS YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Tyrannus forficatus Scissor-tailed FlycatcherAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Limnodromus griseus Short-billed DowitcherAvesCalvert CityNN YesReference
Asio flammeus Short-eared OwlAvesCalvert CityNE YesReference
Chen caerulescens Snow GooseAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Egretta thula Snowy EgretAvesCalvert CityNE Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Onychoprion fuscatus Sooty TernAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Melanitta perspicillata Surf ScoterAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Larus thayeri Thayer's GullAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Rallus limicola Virginia RailAvesCalvert CityNN YesReference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Aechmophorus occidentalis Western GrebeAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Calidris mauri Western SandpiperAvesCalvert CityNN YesReference
Numenius phaeopus WhimbrelAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Calidris fuscicollis White-rumped SandpiperAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Melanitta fusca White-winged ScoterAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Tringa semipalmata WilletAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Cardellina pusilla Wilson's WarblerAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Troglodytes hiemalis Winter WrenAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesCalvert CityNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesCalvert CityNN Reference
203 species are listed.