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: Dot.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesDotNN Reference
Recurvirostra americana American AvocetAvesDotNN Reference
Fulica americana American CootAvesDotNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesDotNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesDotNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesDotNN YesReference
Anthus rubescens American PipitAvesDotNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesDotNN Reference
Spizelloides arborea American Tree SparrowAvesDotNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesDotNN YesReference
Calidris bairdii Baird's SandpiperAvesDotNN Reference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesDotNN Reference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesDotNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesDotNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesDotNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesDotNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesDotNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesDotNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesDotNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesDotNN Reference
Anas discors Blue-winged TealAvesDotNT Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesDotNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesDotNN Reference
Bucephala albeola BuffleheadAvesDotNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesDotNN Reference
Aythya valisineria CanvasbackAvesDotNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesDotNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesDotNN Reference
Bubulcus ibis Cattle EgretAvesDotNS Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesDotNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesDotNN Reference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesDotNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesDotNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesDotNN Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesDotNN YesReference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesDotNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesDotNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesDotNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesDotNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesDotNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesDotNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesDotNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesDotNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesDotNN Reference
Passerella iliaca Fox SparrowAvesDotNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesDotNN YesReference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesDotNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesDotNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesDotNN Reference
Anser albifrons Greater White-fronted GooseAvesDotNN Reference
Tringa melanoleuca Greater YellowlegsAvesDotNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesDotNN Reference
Anas crecca Green-winged TealAvesDotNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesDotNN Reference
Ammodramus henslowii Henslow's SparrowAvesDotNS YesReference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesDotNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesDotNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesDotNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesDotNN Reference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesDotNN Reference
Calcarius lapponicus Lapland LongspurAvesDotNN Reference
Calidris minutilla Least SandpiperAvesDotNN Reference
Melospiza lincolnii Lincoln's SparrowAvesDotNN Reference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesDotNN YesReference
Limnodromus scolopaceus Long-billed DowitcherAvesDotNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesDotNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesDotNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesDotNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesDotNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesDotNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesDotNN Reference
Anas clypeata Northern ShovelerAvesDotNE Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesDotNN Reference
Setophaga palmarum Palm WarblerAvesDotNN Reference
Calidris melanotos Pectoral SandpiperAvesDotNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesDotNN YesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesDotNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesDotNN Reference
Mergus serrator Red-breasted MerganserAvesDotNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesDotNN YesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesDotNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesDotNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesDotNN Reference
Aythya americana RedheadAvesDotNN Reference
Aythya collaris Ring-necked DuckAvesDotNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesDotNN Reference
Selasphorus rufus Rufous HummingbirdAvesDotNN Reference
Euphagus carolinus Rusty BlackbirdAvesDotNN YesReference
Antigone canadensis Sandhill CraneAvesDotNN YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesDotNN Reference
Charadrius semipalmatus Semipalmated PloverAvesDotNN Reference
Asio flammeus Short-eared OwlAvesDotNE YesReference
Tringa solitaria Solitary SandpiperAvesDotNN YesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesDotNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesDotNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesDotNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesDotNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesDotNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesDotNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesDotNN Reference
Tyrannus verticalis Western KingbirdAvesDotNN Reference
Eudocimus albus White IbisAvesDotNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesDotNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesDotNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesDotNN Reference
Calidris fuscicollis White-rumped SandpiperAvesDotNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesDotNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesDotNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesDotNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesDotNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesDotNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesDotNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesDotNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesDotNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesDotNN Reference
115 species are listed.