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: Elva.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesElvaNN Reference
Empidonax alnorum Alder FlycatcherAvesElvaNN Reference
Botaurus lentiginosus American BitternAvesElvaNH YesReference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesElvaNN YesReference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesElvaNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesElvaNN Reference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesElvaNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesElvaNN Reference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesElvaNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesElvaNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesElvaNN Reference
Setophaga castanea Bay-breasted WarblerAvesElvaNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesElvaNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesElvaNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesElvaNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesElvaNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesElvaNN Reference
Anas discors Blue-winged TealAvesElvaNT Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesElvaNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesElvaNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesElvaNN Reference
Cardellina canadensis Canada WarblerAvesElvaNS YesReference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesElvaNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesElvaNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesElvaNN Reference
Setophaga cerulea Cerulean WarblerAvesElvaNN YesReference
Setophaga pensylvanica Chestnut-sided WarblerAvesElvaNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesElvaNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesElvaNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesElvaNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesElvaNN Reference
Oporornis agilis Connecticut WarblerAvesElvaNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesElvaNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesElvaNS Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesElvaNN YesReference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesElvaNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesElvaNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesElvaNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesElvaNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesElvaNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesElvaNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesElvaNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesElvaNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesElvaNN Reference
Corvus ossifragus Fish CrowAvesElvaNS Reference
Anas strepera GadwallAvesElvaNN Reference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesElvaNN Reference
Catharus minimus Gray-cheeked ThrushAvesElvaNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesElvaNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesElvaNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesElvaNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesElvaNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesElvaNN Reference
Ammodramus henslowii Henslow's SparrowAvesElvaNS YesReference
Catharus guttatus Hermit ThrushAvesElvaNN Reference
Lophodytes cucullatus Hooded MerganserAvesElvaNT YesReference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesElvaNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesElvaNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesElvaNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesElvaNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesElvaNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesElvaNN Reference
Calcarius lapponicus Lapland LongspurAvesElvaNN Reference
Empidonax minimus Least FlycatcherAvesElvaNE YesReference
Melospiza lincolnii Lincoln's SparrowAvesElvaNN Reference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesElvaNN YesReference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesElvaNN YesReference
Setophaga magnolia Magnolia WarblerAvesElvaNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesElvaNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesElvaNN Reference
Geothlypis philadelphia Mourning WarblerAvesElvaNN Reference
Oreothlypis ruficapilla Nashville WarblerAvesElvaNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesElvaNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesElvaNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesElvaNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesElvaNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesElvaNN Reference
Parkesia noveboracensis Northern WaterthrushAvesElvaNN Reference
Contopus cooperi Olive-sided FlycatcherAvesElvaNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesElvaNN Reference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesElvaNN Reference
Setophaga palmarum Palm WarblerAvesElvaNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesElvaNN Reference
Spinus pinus Pine SiskinAvesElvaNN Reference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesElvaNN YesReference
Haemorhous purpureus Purple FinchAvesElvaNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesElvaNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesElvaNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesElvaNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesElvaNN YesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesElvaNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesElvaNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesElvaNN Reference
Pheucticus ludovicianus Rose-breasted GrosbeakAvesElvaNS YesReference
Regulus calendula Ruby-crowned KingletAvesElvaNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesElvaNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesElvaNN Reference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesElvaNS YesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesElvaNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesElvaNN Reference
Catharus ustulatus Swainson's ThrushAvesElvaNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesElvaNN Reference
Oreothlypis peregrina Tennessee WarblerAvesElvaNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesElvaNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesElvaNN Reference
Ixoreus naevius Varied ThrushAvesElvaNN Reference
Catharus fuscescens VeeryAvesElvaNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesElvaNN Reference
Calidris mauri Western SandpiperAvesElvaNN YesReference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesElvaNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesElvaNN Reference
Calidris fuscicollis White-rumped SandpiperAvesElvaNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesElvaNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesElvaNN Reference
Cardellina pusilla Wilson's WarblerAvesElvaNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesElvaNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesElvaNN YesReference
Empidonax flaviventris Yellow-bellied FlycatcherAvesElvaNN Reference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesElvaNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesElvaNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesElvaNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesElvaNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesElvaNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesElvaNN Reference
124 species are listed.