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: Golconda.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesGolcondaNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Spizelloides arborea American Tree SparrowAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesGolcondaNT YesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Riparia riparia Bank SwallowAvesGolcondaNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Vireo bellii Bell's VireoAvesGolcondaNS YesReference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Coccyzus erythropthalmus Black-billed CuckooAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Dolichonyx oryzivorus BobolinkAvesGolcondaNS YesReference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Bubulcus ibis Cattle EgretAvesGolcondaNS Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesGolcondaNN YesReference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Eastern Whip-poor-willAvesGolcondaNN YesReference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Corvus ossifragus Fish CrowAvesGolcondaNS Reference
Passerella iliaca Fox SparrowAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Aquila chrysaetos Golden EagleAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesGolcondaNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Ardea alba Great EgretAvesGolcondaNT YesReference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Ammodramus henslowii Henslow's SparrowAvesGolcondaNS YesReference
Catharus guttatus Hermit ThrushAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Lophodytes cucullatus Hooded MerganserAvesGolcondaNT YesReference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Sternula antillarum athalassos Interior Least TernAvesGolcondaEE YesReference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesGolcondaNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Tringa flavipes Lesser YellowlegsAvesGolcondaNN YesReference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesGolcondaNN YesReference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesGolcondaNN YesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesGolcondaNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Pandion haliaetus OspreyAvesGolcondaNS YesReference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesGolcondaNN YesReference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesGolcondaNN YesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesGolcondaNN YesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Regulus calendula Ruby-crowned KingletAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Passerculus sandwichensis Savannah SparrowAvesGolcondaNS YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Empidonax traillii Willow FlycatcherAvesGolcondaNN YesReference
Troglodytes hiemalis Winter WrenAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesGolcondaNN YesReference
Helmitheros vermivorum Worm-eating WarblerAvesGolcondaNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Nyctanassa violacea Yellow-crowned Night-heronAvesGolcondaNT YesReference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesGolcondaNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesGolcondaNN Reference
124 species are listed.