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: Ellisburg.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesEllisburgNN YesReference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Setophaga cerulea Cerulean WarblerAvesEllisburgNN YesReference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Larus argentatus Herring GullAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesEllisburgNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesEllisburgNN YesReference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesEllisburgNN YesReference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesEllisburgNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesEllisburgNN YesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesEllisburgNN YesReference
Helmitheros vermivorum Worm-eating WarblerAvesEllisburgNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesEllisburgNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesEllisburgNN Reference
74 species are listed.