Species Information

Aves (Bird) observations for selected quads


Linked life history provided courtesy of NatureServe Explorer.
Records may include both recent and historical observations.
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List Aves (Bird) observations in 1 selected quad.
Selected quad is: Florence.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Fulica americana American CootAvesFlorenceNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesFlorenceNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Anas americana American WigeonAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Melanitta americana Black ScoterAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Nycticorax nycticorax Black-crowned Night-heronAvesFlorenceNT YesReference
Rissa tridactyla Black-legged KittiwakeAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Chroicocephalus philadelphia Bonaparte's GullAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Bucephala albeola BuffleheadAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Aythya valisineria CanvasbackAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Hydroprogne caspia Caspian TernAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Bubulcus ibis Cattle EgretAvesFlorenceNS Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Bucephala clangula Common GoldeneyeAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Gavia immer Common LoonAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Mergus merganser Common MerganserAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesFlorenceNS Reference
Phalacrocorax auritus Double-crested CormorantAvesFlorenceNT Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Leucophaeus pipixcan Franklin's GullAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Larus marinus Great Black-backed GullAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Anser albifrons Greater White-fronted GooseAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Anas crecca Green-winged TealAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Larus argentatus Herring GullAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Podiceps auritus Horned GrebeAvesFlorenceNN YesReference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Calcarius lapponicus Lapland LongspurAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Larus fuscus Lesser Black-backed GullAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesFlorenceNN YesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Cygnus olor Mute SwanAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Falco peregrinus Peregrine FalconAvesFlorenceNE YesReference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesFlorenceNN YesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Mergus serrator Red-breasted MerganserAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Podiceps grisegena Red-necked GrebeAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Aythya americana RedheadAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Larus delawarensis Ring-billed GullAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Aythya collaris Ring-necked DuckAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Oxyura jamaicensis Ruddy DuckAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Euphagus carolinus Rusty BlackbirdAvesFlorenceNN YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Plectrophenax nivalis Snow BuntingAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Melanitta perspicillata Surf ScoterAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Larus thayeri Thayer's GullAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Aechmophorus occidentalis Western GrebeAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Melanitta fusca White-winged ScoterAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesFlorenceNN YesReference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesFlorenceNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesFlorenceNN Reference
106 species are listed.