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: Frankfort East.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesFrankfort EastNN YesReference
Fulica americana American CootAvesFrankfort EastNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesFrankfort EastNN YesReference
Anthus rubescens American PipitAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Spizelloides arborea American Tree SparrowAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Anas americana American WigeonAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesFrankfort EastNN YesReference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesFrankfort EastNT YesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesFrankfort EastNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Setophaga castanea Bay-breasted WarblerAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Coccyzus erythropthalmus Black-billed CuckooAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Poecile atricapillus Black-capped ChickadeeAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Nycticorax nycticorax Black-crowned Night-heronAvesFrankfort EastNT YesReference
Pheucticus melanocephalus Black-headed GrosbeakAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Setophaga caerulescens Black-throated Blue WarblerAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Setophaga virens Black-throated Green WarblerAvesFrankfort EastNN YesReference
Setophaga striata Blackpoll WarblerAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Vireo solitarius Blue-headed VireoAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Anas discors Blue-winged TealAvesFrankfort EastNT Reference
Euphagus cyanocephalus Brewer's BlackbirdAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Certhia americana Brown CreeperAvesFrankfort EastNE YesReference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Bucephala albeola BuffleheadAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Aythya valisineria CanvasbackAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Setophaga tigrina Cape May WarblerAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Setophaga cerulea Cerulean WarblerAvesFrankfort EastNN YesReference
Setophaga pensylvanica Chestnut-sided WarblerAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Antrostomus carolinensis Chuck-will's-widowAvesFrankfort EastNN YesReference
Bucephala clangula Common GoldeneyeAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesFrankfort EastNS Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Eastern Whip-poor-willAvesFrankfort EastNN YesReference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Streptopelia decaocto Eurasian Collared-doveAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Coccothraustes vespertinus Evening GrosbeakAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Passerella iliaca Fox SparrowAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Anas strepera GadwallAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Vermivora chrysoptera Golden-winged WarblerAvesFrankfort EastNT YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Anas crecca Green-winged TealAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Zonotrichia querula Harris's SparrowAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Catharus guttatus Hermit ThrushAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Larus argentatus Herring GullAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Lophodytes cucullatus Hooded MerganserAvesFrankfort EastNT YesReference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Podiceps auritus Horned GrebeAvesFrankfort EastNN YesReference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesFrankfort EastNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Calidris minutilla Least SandpiperAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Aythya affinis Lesser ScaupAvesFrankfort EastNN YesReference
Melospiza lincolnii Lincoln's SparrowAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesFrankfort EastNN YesReference
Asio otus Long-eared OwlAvesFrankfort EastNE YesReference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesFrankfort EastNN YesReference
Setophaga magnolia Magnolia WarblerAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Falco columbarius MerlinAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Cygnus olor Mute SwanAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Oreothlypis ruficapilla Nashville WarblerAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesFrankfort EastNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Accipiter gentilis Northern GoshawkAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Circus cyaneus Northern HarrierAvesFrankfort EastNT YesReference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Anas acuta Northern PintailAvesFrankfort EastNN YesReference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Anas clypeata Northern ShovelerAvesFrankfort EastNE Reference
Parkesia noveboracensis Northern WaterthrushAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Contopus cooperi Olive-sided FlycatcherAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Setophaga palmarum Palm WarblerAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Falco peregrinus Peregrine FalconAvesFrankfort EastNE YesReference
Vireo philadelphicus Philadelphia VireoAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Podilymbus podiceps Pied-billed GrebeAvesFrankfort EastNE YesReference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Spinus pinus Pine SiskinAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesFrankfort EastNN YesReference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesFrankfort EastNN YesReference
Haemorhous purpureus Purple FinchAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Mergus serrator Red-breasted MerganserAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Sitta canadensis Red-breasted NuthatchAvesFrankfort EastNE YesReference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesFrankfort EastNN YesReference
Podiceps grisegena Red-necked GrebeAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Larus delawarensis Ring-billed GullAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Aythya collaris Ring-necked DuckAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Pheucticus ludovicianus Rose-breasted GrosbeakAvesFrankfort EastNS YesReference
Buteo lagopus Rough-legged HawkAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Regulus calendula Ruby-crowned KingletAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Oxyura jamaicensis Ruddy DuckAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Selasphorus rufus Rufous HummingbirdAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Euphagus carolinus Rusty BlackbirdAvesFrankfort EastNN YesReference
Antigone canadensis Sandhill CraneAvesFrankfort EastNN YesReference
Passerculus sandwichensis Savannah SparrowAvesFrankfort EastNS YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Tyrannus forficatus Scissor-tailed FlycatcherAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Icterus parisorum Scott's OrioleAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesFrankfort EastNS YesReference
Chen caerulescens Snow GooseAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Catharus ustulatus Swainson's ThrushAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Oreothlypis peregrina Tennessee WarblerAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Cygnus columbianus Tundra SwanAvesFrankfort EastNN YesReference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Catharus fuscescens VeeryAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Gallinago delicata Wilson's SnipeAvesFrankfort EastNN YesReference
Cardellina pusilla Wilson's WarblerAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Troglodytes hiemalis Winter WrenAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesFrankfort EastNN YesReference
Helmitheros vermivorum Worm-eating WarblerAvesFrankfort EastNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesFrankfort EastNN Reference
185 species are listed.