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: Greensburg.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesGreensburgNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesGreensburgNT YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesGreensburgNN YesReference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Falco columbarius MerlinAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesGreensburgNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesGreensburgNN YesReference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesGreensburgNN YesReference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Selasphorus rufus Rufous HummingbirdAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesGreensburgNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesGreensburgNN YesReference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesGreensburgNN Reference
65 species are listed.