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: Cranston.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesCranstonNN Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesCranstonNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesCranstonNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesCranstonNN YesReference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesCranstonNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesCranstonNN Reference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesCranstonNN Reference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesCranstonNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesCranstonNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesCranstonNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesCranstonNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesCranstonNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesCranstonNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesCranstonNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesCranstonNN Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesCranstonNN YesReference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesCranstonNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesCranstonNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesCranstonNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesCranstonNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesCranstonNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesCranstonNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesCranstonNN Reference
Setophaga cerulea Cerulean WarblerAvesCranstonNN YesReference
Setophaga pensylvanica Chestnut-sided WarblerAvesCranstonNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesCranstonNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesCranstonNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesCranstonNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesCranstonNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesCranstonNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesCranstonNS Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesCranstonNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesCranstonNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesCranstonNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesCranstonNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesCranstonNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesCranstonNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Eastern Whip-poor-willAvesCranstonNN YesReference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesCranstonNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesCranstonNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesCranstonNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesCranstonNN Reference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesCranstonNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesCranstonNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesCranstonNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesCranstonNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesCranstonNN Reference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesCranstonNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesCranstonNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesCranstonNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesCranstonNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesCranstonNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesCranstonNN Reference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesCranstonNN YesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesCranstonNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesCranstonNN Reference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesCranstonNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesCranstonNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesCranstonNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesCranstonNN Reference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesCranstonNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesCranstonNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesCranstonNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesCranstonNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesCranstonNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesCranstonNN Reference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesCranstonNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesCranstonNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesCranstonNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesCranstonNN Reference
Regulus calendula Ruby-crowned KingletAvesCranstonNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesCranstonNN Reference
Bonasa umbellus Ruffed GrouseAvesCranstonNN YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesCranstonNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesCranstonNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesCranstonNN Reference
Catharus ustulatus Swainson's ThrushAvesCranstonNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesCranstonNN Reference
Oreothlypis peregrina Tennessee WarblerAvesCranstonNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesCranstonNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesCranstonNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesCranstonNN Reference
Catharus fuscescens VeeryAvesCranstonNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesCranstonNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesCranstonNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesCranstonNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesCranstonNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesCranstonNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesCranstonNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesCranstonNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesCranstonNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesCranstonNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesCranstonNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesCranstonNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesCranstonNN Reference
95 species are listed.