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: Fenton.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesFentonNN Reference
Recurvirostra americana American AvocetAvesFentonNN Reference
Botaurus lentiginosus American BitternAvesFentonNH YesReference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesFentonNN YesReference
Fulica americana American CootAvesFentonNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesFentonNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesFentonNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesFentonNN YesReference
Anthus rubescens American PipitAvesFentonNN Reference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesFentonNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesFentonNN Reference
Spizelloides arborea American Tree SparrowAvesFentonNN Reference
Pelecanus erythrorhynchos American White PelicanAvesFentonNN YesReference
Anas americana American WigeonAvesFentonNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesFentonNN YesReference
Calidris bairdii Baird's SandpiperAvesFentonNN Reference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesFentonNT YesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesFentonNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesFentonNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesFentonNN Reference
Setophaga castanea Bay-breasted WarblerAvesFentonNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesFentonNN Reference
Thryomanes bewickii Bewick's WrenAvesFentonNS YesReference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesFentonNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesFentonNN Reference
Pluvialis squatarola Black-bellied PloverAvesFentonNN Reference
Nycticorax nycticorax Black-crowned Night-heronAvesFentonNT YesReference
Setophaga striata Blackpoll WarblerAvesFentonNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesFentonNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesFentonNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesFentonNN Reference
Vireo solitarius Blue-headed VireoAvesFentonNN Reference
Anas discors Blue-winged TealAvesFentonNT Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesFentonNN YesReference
Chroicocephalus philadelphia Bonaparte's GullAvesFentonNN Reference
Euphagus cyanocephalus Brewer's BlackbirdAvesFentonNN Reference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesFentonNN Reference
Certhia americana Brown CreeperAvesFentonNE YesReference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesFentonNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesFentonNN Reference
Calidris subruficollis Buff-breasted SandpiperAvesFentonNN YesReference
Bucephala albeola BuffleheadAvesFentonNN Reference
Branta hutchinsii Cackling GooseAvesFentonNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesFentonNN Reference
Cardellina canadensis Canada WarblerAvesFentonNS YesReference
Aythya valisineria CanvasbackAvesFentonNN Reference
Setophaga tigrina Cape May WarblerAvesFentonNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesFentonNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesFentonNN Reference
Hydroprogne caspia Caspian TernAvesFentonNN Reference
Bubulcus ibis Cattle EgretAvesFentonNS Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesFentonNN Reference
Setophaga cerulea Cerulean WarblerAvesFentonNN YesReference
Setophaga pensylvanica Chestnut-sided WarblerAvesFentonNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesFentonNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesFentonNN Reference
Antrostomus carolinensis Chuck-will's-widowAvesFentonNN YesReference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesFentonNN Reference
Bucephala clangula Common GoldeneyeAvesFentonNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesFentonNN Reference
Gavia immer Common LoonAvesFentonNN Reference
Mergus merganser Common MerganserAvesFentonNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesFentonNN Reference
Oporornis agilis Connecticut WarblerAvesFentonNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesFentonNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesFentonNS Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesFentonNN YesReference
Phalacrocorax auritus Double-crested CormorantAvesFentonNT Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesFentonNN Reference
Calidris alpina DunlinAvesFentonNN YesReference
Podiceps nigricollis Eared GrebeAvesFentonNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesFentonNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesFentonNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesFentonNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesFentonNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesFentonNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesFentonNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Eastern Whip-poor-willAvesFentonNN YesReference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesFentonNN Reference
Streptopelia decaocto Eurasian Collared-doveAvesFentonNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesFentonNN Reference
Coccothraustes vespertinus Evening GrosbeakAvesFentonNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesFentonNN Reference
Corvus ossifragus Fish CrowAvesFentonNS Reference
Sterna forsteri Forster's TernAvesFentonNN Reference
Passerella iliaca Fox SparrowAvesFentonNN Reference
Anas strepera GadwallAvesFentonNN Reference
Plegadis falcinellus Glossy IbisAvesFentonNN Reference
Aquila chrysaetos Golden EagleAvesFentonNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesFentonNN Reference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesFentonNN Reference
Catharus minimus Gray-cheeked ThrushAvesFentonNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesFentonNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesFentonNN Reference
Ardea alba Great EgretAvesFentonNT YesReference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesFentonNN Reference
Aythya marila Greater ScaupAvesFentonNN YesReference
Anser albifrons Greater White-fronted GooseAvesFentonNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesFentonNN Reference
Anas crecca Green-winged TealAvesFentonNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesFentonNN Reference
Ammodramus henslowii Henslow's SparrowAvesFentonNS YesReference
Catharus guttatus Hermit ThrushAvesFentonNN Reference
Larus argentatus Herring GullAvesFentonNN Reference
Lophodytes cucullatus Hooded MerganserAvesFentonNT YesReference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesFentonNN Reference
Podiceps auritus Horned GrebeAvesFentonNN YesReference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesFentonNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesFentonNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesFentonNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesFentonNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesFentonNN Reference
Sternula antillarum athalassos Interior Least TernAvesFentonEE YesReference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesFentonNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesFentonNN Reference
Leucophaeus atricilla Laughing GullAvesFentonNN Reference
Calidris minutilla Least SandpiperAvesFentonNN Reference
Larus fuscus Lesser Black-backed GullAvesFentonNN Reference
Aythya affinis Lesser ScaupAvesFentonNN YesReference
Tringa flavipes Lesser YellowlegsAvesFentonNN YesReference
Melospiza lincolnii Lincoln's SparrowAvesFentonNN Reference
Egretta caerulea Little Blue HeronAvesFentonNE YesReference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesFentonNN YesReference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesFentonNN YesReference
Setophaga magnolia Magnolia WarblerAvesFentonNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesFentonNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesFentonNN Reference
Geothlypis philadelphia Mourning WarblerAvesFentonNN Reference
Oreothlypis ruficapilla Nashville WarblerAvesFentonNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesFentonNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesFentonNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesFentonNN Reference
Circus cyaneus Northern HarrierAvesFentonNT YesReference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesFentonNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesFentonNN Reference
Anas acuta Northern PintailAvesFentonNN YesReference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesFentonNN Reference
Anas clypeata Northern ShovelerAvesFentonNE Reference
Contopus cooperi Olive-sided FlycatcherAvesFentonNN Reference
Oreothlypis celata Orange-crowned WarblerAvesFentonNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesFentonNN Reference
Pandion haliaetus OspreyAvesFentonNS YesReference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesFentonNN Reference
Setophaga palmarum Palm WarblerAvesFentonNN Reference
Calidris melanotos Pectoral SandpiperAvesFentonNN Reference
Falco peregrinus Peregrine FalconAvesFentonNE YesReference
Vireo philadelphicus Philadelphia VireoAvesFentonNN Reference
Podilymbus podiceps Pied-billed GrebeAvesFentonNE YesReference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesFentonNN Reference
Spinus pinus Pine SiskinAvesFentonNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesFentonNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesFentonNN YesReference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesFentonNN YesReference
Haemorhous purpureus Purple FinchAvesFentonNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesFentonNN Reference
Calidris canutus Red KnotAvesFentonTN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesFentonNN Reference
Mergus serrator Red-breasted MerganserAvesFentonNN Reference
Sitta canadensis Red-breasted NuthatchAvesFentonNE YesReference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesFentonNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesFentonNN YesReference
Phalaropus lobatus Red-necked PhalaropeAvesFentonNN Reference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesFentonNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesFentonNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesFentonNN Reference
Aythya americana RedheadAvesFentonNN Reference
Larus delawarensis Ring-billed GullAvesFentonNN Reference
Aythya collaris Ring-necked DuckAvesFentonNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesFentonNN Reference
Chen rossii Ross's GooseAvesFentonNN Reference
Buteo lagopus Rough-legged HawkAvesFentonNN Reference
Regulus calendula Ruby-crowned KingletAvesFentonNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesFentonNN Reference
Oxyura jamaicensis Ruddy DuckAvesFentonNN Reference
Arenaria interpres Ruddy TurnstoneAvesFentonNN Reference
Bonasa umbellus Ruffed GrouseAvesFentonNN YesReference
Euphagus carolinus Rusty BlackbirdAvesFentonNN YesReference
Calidris alba SanderlingAvesFentonNN YesReference
Passerculus sandwichensis Savannah SparrowAvesFentonNS YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesFentonNN Reference
Cistothorus platensis Sedge WrenAvesFentonNS YesReference
Charadrius semipalmatus Semipalmated PloverAvesFentonNN Reference
Calidris pusilla Semipalmated SandpiperAvesFentonNN YesReference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesFentonNS YesReference
Chen caerulescens Snow GooseAvesFentonNN Reference
Egretta thula Snowy EgretAvesFentonNE Reference
Tringa solitaria Solitary SandpiperAvesFentonNN YesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesFentonNN Reference
Actitis macularius Spotted SandpiperAvesFentonNE YesReference
Calidris himantopus Stilt SandpiperAvesFentonNN YesReference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesFentonNN Reference
Catharus ustulatus Swainson's ThrushAvesFentonNN Reference
Limnothlypis swainsonii Swainson's WarblerAvesFentonNN YesReference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesFentonNN Reference
Oreothlypis peregrina Tennessee WarblerAvesFentonNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesFentonNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesFentonNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesFentonNN Reference
Catharus fuscescens VeeryAvesFentonNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesFentonNN Reference
Tyrannus verticalis Western KingbirdAvesFentonNN Reference
Calidris mauri Western SandpiperAvesFentonNN YesReference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesFentonNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesFentonNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesFentonNN Reference
Calidris fuscicollis White-rumped SandpiperAvesFentonNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesFentonNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesFentonNN Reference
Empidonax traillii Willow FlycatcherAvesFentonNN YesReference
Phalaropus tricolor Wilson's PhalaropeAvesFentonNN YesReference
Gallinago delicata Wilson's SnipeAvesFentonNN YesReference
Troglodytes hiemalis Winter WrenAvesFentonNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesFentonNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesFentonNN YesReference
Helmitheros vermivorum Worm-eating WarblerAvesFentonNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesFentonNN Reference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesFentonNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesFentonNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesFentonNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesFentonNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesFentonNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesFentonNN Reference
222 species are listed.