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: Grayson.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesGraysonNN Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesGraysonNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesGraysonNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesGraysonNN YesReference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesGraysonNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesGraysonNN Reference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesGraysonNT YesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesGraysonNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesGraysonNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesGraysonNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesGraysonNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesGraysonNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesGraysonNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesGraysonNN Reference
Vireo solitarius Blue-headed VireoAvesGraysonNN Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesGraysonNN YesReference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesGraysonNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesGraysonNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesGraysonNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesGraysonNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesGraysonNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesGraysonNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesGraysonNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesGraysonNN Reference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesGraysonNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesGraysonNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesGraysonNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesGraysonNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesGraysonNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesGraysonNS Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesGraysonNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesGraysonNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesGraysonNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesGraysonNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesGraysonNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesGraysonNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesGraysonNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesGraysonNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesGraysonNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesGraysonNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesGraysonNN Reference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesGraysonNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesGraysonNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesGraysonNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesGraysonNN Reference
Anser albifrons Greater White-fronted GooseAvesGraysonNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesGraysonNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesGraysonNN Reference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesGraysonNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesGraysonNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesGraysonNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesGraysonNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesGraysonNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesGraysonNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesGraysonNN Reference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesGraysonNN YesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesGraysonNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesGraysonNN Reference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesGraysonNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesGraysonNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesGraysonNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesGraysonNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesGraysonNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesGraysonNN Reference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesGraysonNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesGraysonNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesGraysonNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesGraysonNN YesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesGraysonNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesGraysonNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesGraysonNN Reference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesGraysonNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesGraysonNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesGraysonNN Reference
Aythya americana RedheadAvesGraysonNN Reference
Aythya collaris Ring-necked DuckAvesGraysonNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesGraysonNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesGraysonNN Reference
Bonasa umbellus Ruffed GrouseAvesGraysonNN YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesGraysonNN Reference
Tyrannus forficatus Scissor-tailed FlycatcherAvesGraysonNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesGraysonNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesGraysonNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesGraysonNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesGraysonNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesGraysonNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesGraysonNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesGraysonNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesGraysonNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesGraysonNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesGraysonNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesGraysonNN Reference
Troglodytes hiemalis Winter WrenAvesGraysonNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesGraysonNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesGraysonNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesGraysonNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesGraysonNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesGraysonNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesGraysonNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesGraysonNN Reference
100 species are listed.