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: Franklinton.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesFranklintonNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Spizelloides arborea American Tree SparrowAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Peucaea aestivalis Bachman's SparrowAvesFranklintonNE YesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesFranklintonNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Dolichonyx oryzivorus BobolinkAvesFranklintonNS YesReference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesFranklintonNN YesReference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesFranklintonNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Catharus guttatus Hermit ThrushAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesFranklintonNN YesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesFranklintonNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Passerina ciris Painted BuntingAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesFranklintonNN YesReference
Haemorhous purpureus Purple FinchAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesFranklintonNN YesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Regulus calendula Ruby-crowned KingletAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Passerculus sandwichensis Savannah SparrowAvesFranklintonNS YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesFranklintonNS YesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesFranklintonNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesFranklintonNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesFranklintonNN Reference
97 species are listed.