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: Franklin.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Fulica americana American CootAvesFranklinNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesFranklinNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesFranklinNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesFranklinNN YesReference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesFranklinNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesFranklinNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesFranklinNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesFranklinNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesFranklinNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesFranklinNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesFranklinNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesFranklinNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesFranklinNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesFranklinNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesFranklinNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesFranklinNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesFranklinNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesFranklinNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesFranklinNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesFranklinNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesFranklinNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesFranklinNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesFranklinNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesFranklinNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesFranklinNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesFranklinNS Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesFranklinNN YesReference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesFranklinNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesFranklinNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesFranklinNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesFranklinNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesFranklinNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesFranklinNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesFranklinNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Eastern Whip-poor-willAvesFranklinNN YesReference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesFranklinNN Reference
Streptopelia decaocto Eurasian Collared-doveAvesFranklinNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesFranklinNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesFranklinNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesFranklinNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesFranklinNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesFranklinNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesFranklinNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesFranklinNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesFranklinNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesFranklinNN Reference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesFranklinNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesFranklinNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesFranklinNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesFranklinNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesFranklinNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesFranklinNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesFranklinNN Reference
Melospiza lincolnii Lincoln's SparrowAvesFranklinNN Reference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesFranklinNN YesReference
Setophaga magnolia Magnolia WarblerAvesFranklinNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesFranklinNN Reference
Cistothorus palustris Marsh WrenAvesFranklinNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesFranklinNN Reference
Oreothlypis ruficapilla Nashville WarblerAvesFranklinNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesFranklinNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesFranklinNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesFranklinNN Reference
Morus bassanus Northern GannetAvesFranklinNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesFranklinNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesFranklinNN Reference
Anas acuta Northern PintailAvesFranklinNN YesReference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesFranklinNN Reference
Parkesia noveboracensis Northern WaterthrushAvesFranklinNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesFranklinNN Reference
Vireo philadelphicus Philadelphia VireoAvesFranklinNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesFranklinNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesFranklinNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesFranklinNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesFranklinNN YesReference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesFranklinNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesFranklinNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesFranklinNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesFranklinNN Reference
Selasphorus rufus Rufous HummingbirdAvesFranklinNN Reference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesFranklinNS YesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesFranklinNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesFranklinNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesFranklinNN Reference
Oreothlypis peregrina Tennessee WarblerAvesFranklinNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesFranklinNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesFranklinNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesFranklinNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesFranklinNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesFranklinNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesFranklinNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesFranklinNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesFranklinNN Reference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesFranklinNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesFranklinNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesFranklinNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesFranklinNN Reference
97 species are listed.