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: Central City East.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesCentral City EastNN YesReference
Fulica americana American CootAvesCentral City EastNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesCentral City EastNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Spizelloides arborea American Tree SparrowAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesCentral City EastNN YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Vireo bellii Bell's VireoAvesCentral City EastNS YesReference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Anas discors Blue-winged TealAvesCentral City EastNT Reference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Certhia americana Brown CreeperAvesCentral City EastNE YesReference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Bucephala albeola BuffleheadAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Aythya valisineria CanvasbackAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Setophaga cerulea Cerulean WarblerAvesCentral City EastNN YesReference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesCentral City EastNS Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesCentral City EastNN YesReference
Phalacrocorax auritus Double-crested CormorantAvesCentral City EastNT Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Eastern Whip-poor-willAvesCentral City EastNN YesReference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Streptopelia decaocto Eurasian Collared-doveAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Passerella iliaca Fox SparrowAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Anas strepera GadwallAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Aquila chrysaetos Golden EagleAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesCentral City EastNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Anser albifrons Greater White-fronted GooseAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Ammodramus henslowii Henslow's SparrowAvesCentral City EastNS YesReference
Catharus guttatus Hermit ThrushAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesCentral City EastNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Ammodramus leconteii Le Conte's SparrowAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Ixobrychus exilis Least BitternAvesCentral City EastNT YesReference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesCentral City EastNN YesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Cistothorus palustris Marsh WrenAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Falco columbarius MerlinAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Ictinia mississippiensis Mississippi KiteAvesCentral City EastNS YesReference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Cygnus olor Mute SwanAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesCentral City EastNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Circus cyaneus Northern HarrierAvesCentral City EastNT YesReference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Anas acuta Northern PintailAvesCentral City EastNN YesReference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Anas clypeata Northern ShovelerAvesCentral City EastNE Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Pandion haliaetus OspreyAvesCentral City EastNS YesReference
Setophaga palmarum Palm WarblerAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Podilymbus podiceps Pied-billed GrebeAvesCentral City EastNE YesReference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesCentral City EastNN YesReference
Haemorhous purpureus Purple FinchAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Sitta canadensis Red-breasted NuthatchAvesCentral City EastNE YesReference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesCentral City EastNN YesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Aythya collaris Ring-necked DuckAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Pheucticus ludovicianus Rose-breasted GrosbeakAvesCentral City EastNS YesReference
Chen rossii Ross's GooseAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Buteo lagopus Rough-legged HawkAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Regulus calendula Ruby-crowned KingletAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Euphagus carolinus Rusty BlackbirdAvesCentral City EastNN YesReference
Antigone canadensis Sandhill CraneAvesCentral City EastNN YesReference
Passerculus sandwichensis Savannah SparrowAvesCentral City EastNS YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Cistothorus platensis Sedge WrenAvesCentral City EastNS YesReference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesCentral City EastNS YesReference
Asio flammeus Short-eared OwlAvesCentral City EastNE YesReference
Chen caerulescens Snow GooseAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Porzana carolina SoraAvesCentral City EastNN YesReference
Pipilo maculatus Spotted TowheeAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Rallus limicola Virginia RailAvesCentral City EastNN YesReference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Empidonax traillii Willow FlycatcherAvesCentral City EastNN YesReference
Troglodytes hiemalis Winter WrenAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesCentral City EastNN YesReference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesCentral City EastNN Reference
140 species are listed.