Species Information

Aves (Bird) observations for selected quads


Linked life history provided courtesy of NatureServe Explorer.
Records may include both recent and historical observations.
US Status Definitions     Kentucky Status Definitions

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


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesCusterNN Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesCusterNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesCusterNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesCusterNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesCusterNN Reference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesCusterNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesCusterNN Reference
Vireo bellii Bell's VireoAvesCusterNS YesReference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesCusterNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesCusterNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesCusterNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesCusterNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesCusterNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesCusterNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesCusterNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesCusterNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesCusterNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesCusterNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesCusterNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesCusterNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesCusterNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesCusterNN Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesCusterNN YesReference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesCusterNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesCusterNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesCusterNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesCusterNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesCusterNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesCusterNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesCusterNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesCusterNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesCusterNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesCusterNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesCusterNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesCusterNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesCusterNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesCusterNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesCusterNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesCusterNN Reference
Ammodramus henslowii Henslow's SparrowAvesCusterNS YesReference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesCusterNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesCusterNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesCusterNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesCusterNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesCusterNN Reference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesCusterNN YesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesCusterNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesCusterNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesCusterNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesCusterNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesCusterNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesCusterNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesCusterNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesCusterNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesCusterNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesCusterNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesCusterNN YesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesCusterNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesCusterNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesCusterNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesCusterNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesCusterNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesCusterNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesCusterNN Reference
Cistothorus platensis Sedge WrenAvesCusterNS YesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesCusterNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesCusterNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesCusterNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesCusterNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesCusterNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesCusterNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesCusterNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesCusterNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesCusterNN YesReference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesCusterNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesCusterNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesCusterNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesCusterNN Reference
78 species are listed.