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: Columbia.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesColumbiaNN YesReference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesColumbiaNN YesReference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Spizelloides arborea American Tree SparrowAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesColumbiaNT YesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Setophaga caerulescens Black-throated Blue WarblerAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Setophaga striata Blackpoll WarblerAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Vireo solitarius Blue-headed VireoAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Setophaga tigrina Cape May WarblerAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Setophaga pensylvanica Chestnut-sided WarblerAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesColumbiaNS Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesColumbiaNN YesReference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Streptopelia decaocto Eurasian Collared-doveAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Passerella iliaca Fox SparrowAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesColumbiaNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Ammodramus henslowii Henslow's SparrowAvesColumbiaNS YesReference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesColumbiaNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Aythya affinis Lesser ScaupAvesColumbiaNN YesReference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesColumbiaNN YesReference
Setophaga magnolia Magnolia WarblerAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Oreothlypis ruficapilla Nashville WarblerAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesColumbiaNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Parkesia noveboracensis Northern WaterthrushAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Spinus pinus Pine SiskinAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesColumbiaNN YesReference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesColumbiaNN YesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesColumbiaNN YesReference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Regulus calendula Ruby-crowned KingletAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Euphagus carolinus Rusty BlackbirdAvesColumbiaNN YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Chen caerulescens Snow GooseAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Oreothlypis peregrina Tennessee WarblerAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Troglodytes hiemalis Winter WrenAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesColumbiaNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesColumbiaNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesColumbiaNN Reference
118 species are listed.