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: Cynthiana.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesCynthianaNN YesReference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesCynthianaNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesCynthianaNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Nycticorax nycticorax Black-crowned Night-heronAvesCynthianaNT YesReference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Eastern Whip-poor-willAvesCynthianaNN YesReference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Streptopelia decaocto Eurasian Collared-doveAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesCynthianaNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesCynthianaNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Circus cyaneus Northern HarrierAvesCynthianaNT YesReference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesCynthianaNN YesReference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Selasphorus rufus Rufous HummingbirdAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Pooecetes gramineus Vesper SparrowAvesCynthianaNE YesReference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesCynthianaNN YesReference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesCynthianaNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesCynthianaNN Reference
83 species are listed.