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: Elliston.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesEllistonNN Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesEllistonNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesEllistonNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesEllistonNN Reference
Spizelloides arborea American Tree SparrowAvesEllistonNN Reference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesEllistonNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesEllistonNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesEllistonNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesEllistonNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesEllistonNN Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesEllistonNN YesReference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesEllistonNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesEllistonNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesEllistonNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesEllistonNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesEllistonNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesEllistonNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesEllistonNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesEllistonNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesEllistonNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesEllistonNS Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesEllistonNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesEllistonNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesEllistonNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesEllistonNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesEllistonNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesEllistonNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesEllistonNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesEllistonNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesEllistonNN Reference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesEllistonNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesEllistonNN Reference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesEllistonNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesEllistonNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesEllistonNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesEllistonNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesEllistonNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesEllistonNN YesReference
Chondestes grammacus Lark SparrowAvesEllistonNT YesReference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesEllistonNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesEllistonNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesEllistonNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesEllistonNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesEllistonNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesEllistonNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesEllistonNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesEllistonNN YesReference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesEllistonNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesEllistonNN Reference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesEllistonNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesEllistonNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesEllistonNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesEllistonNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesEllistonNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesEllistonNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesEllistonNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesEllistonNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesEllistonNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesEllistonNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesEllistonNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesEllistonNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesEllistonNN Reference
62 species are listed.