Species Information

Aves (Bird) observations for selected quads


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


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesCantonNN Reference
Fulica americana American CootAvesCantonNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesCantonNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesCantonNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesCantonNN YesReference
Anthus rubescens American PipitAvesCantonNN Reference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesCantonNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesCantonNN Reference
Spizelloides arborea American Tree SparrowAvesCantonNN Reference
Pelecanus erythrorhynchos American White PelicanAvesCantonNN YesReference
Anas americana American WigeonAvesCantonNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesCantonNN YesReference
Peucaea aestivalis Bachman's SparrowAvesCantonNE YesReference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesCantonNT YesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesCantonNN Reference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesCantonNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesCantonNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesCantonNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesCantonNN Reference
Thryomanes bewickii Bewick's WrenAvesCantonNS YesReference
Melanitta americana Black ScoterAvesCantonNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesCantonNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesCantonNN Reference
Coccyzus erythropthalmus Black-billed CuckooAvesCantonNN Reference
Nycticorax nycticorax Black-crowned Night-heronAvesCantonNT YesReference
Setophaga caerulescens Black-throated Blue WarblerAvesCantonNN Reference
Setophaga striata Blackpoll WarblerAvesCantonNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesCantonNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesCantonNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesCantonNN Reference
Vireo solitarius Blue-headed VireoAvesCantonNN Reference
Anas discors Blue-winged TealAvesCantonNT Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesCantonNN YesReference
Chroicocephalus philadelphia Bonaparte's GullAvesCantonNN Reference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesCantonNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesCantonNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesCantonNN Reference
Calidris subruficollis Buff-breasted SandpiperAvesCantonNN YesReference
Bucephala albeola BuffleheadAvesCantonNN Reference
Branta hutchinsii Cackling GooseAvesCantonNN Reference
Larus californicus California GullAvesCantonNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesCantonNN Reference
Aythya valisineria CanvasbackAvesCantonNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesCantonNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesCantonNN Reference
Hydroprogne caspia Caspian TernAvesCantonNN Reference
Bubulcus ibis Cattle EgretAvesCantonNS Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesCantonNN Reference
Setophaga cerulea Cerulean WarblerAvesCantonNN YesReference
Setophaga pensylvanica Chestnut-sided WarblerAvesCantonNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesCantonNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesCantonNN Reference
Antrostomus carolinensis Chuck-will's-widowAvesCantonNN YesReference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesCantonNN Reference
Bucephala clangula Common GoldeneyeAvesCantonNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesCantonNN Reference
Gavia immer Common LoonAvesCantonNN Reference
Mergus merganser Common MerganserAvesCantonNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesCantonNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesCantonNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesCantonNS Reference
Phalacrocorax auritus Double-crested CormorantAvesCantonNT Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesCantonNN Reference
Podiceps nigricollis Eared GrebeAvesCantonNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesCantonNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesCantonNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesCantonNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesCantonNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesCantonNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesCantonNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Eastern Whip-poor-willAvesCantonNN YesReference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesCantonNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesCantonNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesCantonNN Reference
Corvus ossifragus Fish CrowAvesCantonNS Reference
Sterna forsteri Forster's TernAvesCantonNN Reference
Passerella iliaca Fox SparrowAvesCantonNN Reference
Leucophaeus pipixcan Franklin's GullAvesCantonNN Reference
Anas strepera GadwallAvesCantonNN Reference
Larus hyperboreus Glaucous GullAvesCantonNN Reference
Plegadis falcinellus Glossy IbisAvesCantonNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesCantonNN Reference
Vermivora chrysoptera Golden-winged WarblerAvesCantonNT YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesCantonNN Reference
Catharus minimus Gray-cheeked ThrushAvesCantonNN Reference
Larus marinus Great Black-backed GullAvesCantonNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesCantonNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesCantonNN Reference
Ardea alba Great EgretAvesCantonNT YesReference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesCantonNN Reference
Aythya marila Greater ScaupAvesCantonNN YesReference
Anser albifrons Greater White-fronted GooseAvesCantonNN Reference
Tringa melanoleuca Greater YellowlegsAvesCantonNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesCantonNN Reference
Anas crecca Green-winged TealAvesCantonNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesCantonNN Reference
Zonotrichia querula Harris's SparrowAvesCantonNN Reference
Catharus guttatus Hermit ThrushAvesCantonNN Reference
Larus argentatus Herring GullAvesCantonNN Reference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesCantonNN Reference
Podiceps auritus Horned GrebeAvesCantonNN YesReference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesCantonNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesCantonNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesCantonNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesCantonNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesCantonNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesCantonNN Reference
Calcarius lapponicus Lapland LongspurAvesCantonNN Reference
Leucophaeus atricilla Laughing GullAvesCantonNN Reference
Calidris minutilla Least SandpiperAvesCantonNN Reference
Larus fuscus Lesser Black-backed GullAvesCantonNN Reference
Aythya affinis Lesser ScaupAvesCantonNN YesReference
Melospiza lincolnii Lincoln's SparrowAvesCantonNN Reference
Egretta caerulea Little Blue HeronAvesCantonNE YesReference
Hydrocoloeus minutus Little GullAvesCantonNN Reference
Clangula hyemalis Long-tailed DuckAvesCantonNN Reference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesCantonNN YesReference
Setophaga magnolia Magnolia WarblerAvesCantonNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesCantonNN Reference
Limosa fedoa Marbled GodwitAvesCantonNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesCantonNN Reference
Cygnus olor Mute SwanAvesCantonNN Reference
Oreothlypis ruficapilla Nashville WarblerAvesCantonNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesCantonNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesCantonNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesCantonNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesCantonNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesCantonNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesCantonNN Reference
Anas clypeata Northern ShovelerAvesCantonNE Reference
Parkesia noveboracensis Northern WaterthrushAvesCantonNN Reference
Oreothlypis celata Orange-crowned WarblerAvesCantonNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesCantonNN Reference
Pandion haliaetus OspreyAvesCantonNS YesReference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesCantonNN Reference
Setophaga palmarum Palm WarblerAvesCantonNN Reference
Calidris melanotos Pectoral SandpiperAvesCantonNN Reference
Falco peregrinus Peregrine FalconAvesCantonNE YesReference
Vireo philadelphicus Philadelphia VireoAvesCantonNN Reference
Podilymbus podiceps Pied-billed GrebeAvesCantonNE YesReference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesCantonNN Reference
Spinus pinus Pine SiskinAvesCantonNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesCantonNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesCantonNN YesReference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesCantonNN YesReference
Haemorhous purpureus Purple FinchAvesCantonNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesCantonNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesCantonNN Reference
Mergus serrator Red-breasted MerganserAvesCantonNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesCantonNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesCantonNN YesReference
Podiceps grisegena Red-necked GrebeAvesCantonNN Reference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesCantonNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesCantonNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesCantonNN Reference
Aythya americana RedheadAvesCantonNN Reference
Larus delawarensis Ring-billed GullAvesCantonNN Reference
Aythya collaris Ring-necked DuckAvesCantonNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesCantonNN Reference
Pheucticus ludovicianus Rose-breasted GrosbeakAvesCantonNS YesReference
Chen rossii Ross's GooseAvesCantonNN Reference
Regulus calendula Ruby-crowned KingletAvesCantonNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesCantonNN Reference
Oxyura jamaicensis Ruddy DuckAvesCantonNN Reference
Euphagus carolinus Rusty BlackbirdAvesCantonNN YesReference
Xema sabini Sabine's GullAvesCantonNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesCantonNN Reference
Tyrannus forficatus Scissor-tailed FlycatcherAvesCantonNN Reference
Calidris pusilla Semipalmated SandpiperAvesCantonNN YesReference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesCantonNS YesReference
Chen caerulescens Snow GooseAvesCantonNN Reference
Egretta thula Snowy EgretAvesCantonNE Reference
Tringa solitaria Solitary SandpiperAvesCantonNN YesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesCantonNN Reference
Actitis macularius Spotted SandpiperAvesCantonNE YesReference
Calidris himantopus Stilt SandpiperAvesCantonNN YesReference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesCantonNN Reference
Melanitta perspicillata Surf ScoterAvesCantonNN Reference
Catharus ustulatus Swainson's ThrushAvesCantonNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesCantonNN Reference
Oreothlypis peregrina Tennessee WarblerAvesCantonNN Reference
Larus thayeri Thayer's GullAvesCantonNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesCantonNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesCantonNN Reference
Cygnus columbianus Tundra SwanAvesCantonNN YesReference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesCantonNN Reference
Catharus fuscescens VeeryAvesCantonNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesCantonNN Reference
Aechmophorus occidentalis Western GrebeAvesCantonNN Reference
Calidris mauri Western SandpiperAvesCantonNN YesReference
Numenius phaeopus WhimbrelAvesCantonNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesCantonNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesCantonNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesCantonNN Reference
Plegadis chihi White-faced IbisAvesCantonNN Reference
Calidris fuscicollis White-rumped SandpiperAvesCantonNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesCantonNN Reference
Melanitta fusca White-winged ScoterAvesCantonNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesCantonNN Reference
Tringa semipalmata WilletAvesCantonNN Reference
Troglodytes hiemalis Winter WrenAvesCantonNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesCantonNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesCantonNN YesReference
Helmitheros vermivorum Worm-eating WarblerAvesCantonNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesCantonNN Reference
Empidonax flaviventris Yellow-bellied FlycatcherAvesCantonNN Reference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesCantonNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesCantonNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesCantonNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesCantonNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesCantonNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesCantonNN Reference
212 species are listed.