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: Carlisle.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Recurvirostra americana American AvocetAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Fulica americana American CootAvesCarlisleNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesCarlisleNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesCarlisleNN YesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Nycticorax nycticorax Black-crowned Night-heronAvesCarlisleNT YesReference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Pelecanus occidentalis Brown PelicanAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Gavia immer Common LoonAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Eastern Whip-poor-willAvesCarlisleNN YesReference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Sterna forsteri Forster's TernAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Ardea alba Great EgretAvesCarlisleNT YesReference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Columbina inca Inca DoveAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Aythya affinis Lesser ScaupAvesCarlisleNN YesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Cygnus olor Mute SwanAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesCarlisleNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesCarlisleNN YesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Mergus serrator Red-breasted MerganserAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesCarlisleNN YesReference
Podiceps grisegena Red-necked GrebeAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Aythya collaris Ring-necked DuckAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Bonasa umbellus Ruffed GrouseAvesCarlisleNN YesReference
Antigone canadensis Sandhill CraneAvesCarlisleNN YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Tringa semipalmata WilletAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesCarlisleNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Empidonax flaviventris Yellow-bellied FlycatcherAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesCarlisleNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesCarlisleNN Reference
91 species are listed.