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: Dexter.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesDexterNN Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesDexterNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesDexterNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesDexterNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesDexterNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesDexterNN YesReference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesDexterNT YesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesDexterNN Reference
Riparia riparia Bank SwallowAvesDexterNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesDexterNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesDexterNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesDexterNN Reference
Thryomanes bewickii Bewick's WrenAvesDexterNS YesReference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesDexterNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesDexterNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesDexterNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesDexterNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesDexterNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesDexterNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesDexterNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesDexterNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesDexterNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesDexterNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesDexterNN Reference
Setophaga cerulea Cerulean WarblerAvesDexterNN YesReference
Setophaga pensylvanica Chestnut-sided WarblerAvesDexterNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesDexterNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesDexterNN Reference
Antrostomus carolinensis Chuck-will's-widowAvesDexterNN YesReference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesDexterNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesDexterNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesDexterNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesDexterNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesDexterNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesDexterNS Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesDexterNN YesReference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesDexterNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesDexterNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesDexterNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesDexterNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesDexterNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesDexterNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesDexterNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Eastern Whip-poor-willAvesDexterNN YesReference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesDexterNN Reference
Streptopelia decaocto Eurasian Collared-doveAvesDexterNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesDexterNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesDexterNN Reference
Corvus ossifragus Fish CrowAvesDexterNS Reference
Passerella iliaca Fox SparrowAvesDexterNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesDexterNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesDexterNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesDexterNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesDexterNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesDexterNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesDexterNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesDexterNN Reference
Ammodramus henslowii Henslow's SparrowAvesDexterNS YesReference
Catharus guttatus Hermit ThrushAvesDexterNN Reference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesDexterNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesDexterNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesDexterNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesDexterNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesDexterNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesDexterNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesDexterNN Reference
Calidris minutilla Least SandpiperAvesDexterNN Reference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesDexterNN YesReference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesDexterNN YesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesDexterNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesDexterNN Reference
Oreothlypis ruficapilla Nashville WarblerAvesDexterNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesDexterNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesDexterNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesDexterNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesDexterNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesDexterNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesDexterNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesDexterNN Reference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesDexterNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesDexterNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesDexterNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesDexterNN YesReference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesDexterNN YesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesDexterNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesDexterNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesDexterNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesDexterNN YesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesDexterNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesDexterNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesDexterNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesDexterNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesDexterNN Reference
Euphagus carolinus Rusty BlackbirdAvesDexterNN YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesDexterNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesDexterNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesDexterNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesDexterNN Reference
Oreothlypis peregrina Tennessee WarblerAvesDexterNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesDexterNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesDexterNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesDexterNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesDexterNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesDexterNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesDexterNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesDexterNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesDexterNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesDexterNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesDexterNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesDexterNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesDexterNN Reference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesDexterNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesDexterNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesDexterNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesDexterNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesDexterNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesDexterNN Reference
117 species are listed.