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: Guage.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesGuageNN Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesGuageNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesGuageNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesGuageNN YesReference
Anthus rubescens American PipitAvesGuageNN Reference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesGuageNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesGuageNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesGuageNN YesReference
Calidris bairdii Baird's SandpiperAvesGuageNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesGuageNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesGuageNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesGuageNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesGuageNN Reference
Coccyzus erythropthalmus Black-billed CuckooAvesGuageNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesGuageNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesGuageNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesGuageNN Reference
Anas discors Blue-winged TealAvesGuageNT Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesGuageNN YesReference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesGuageNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesGuageNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesGuageNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesGuageNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesGuageNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesGuageNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesGuageNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesGuageNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesGuageNN Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesGuageNN YesReference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesGuageNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesGuageNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesGuageNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesGuageNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesGuageNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesGuageNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesGuageNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Eastern Whip-poor-willAvesGuageNN YesReference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesGuageNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesGuageNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesGuageNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesGuageNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesGuageNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesGuageNN Reference
Tringa melanoleuca Greater YellowlegsAvesGuageNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesGuageNN Reference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesGuageNN Reference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesGuageNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesGuageNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesGuageNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesGuageNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesGuageNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesGuageNN Reference
Calidris minutilla Least SandpiperAvesGuageNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesGuageNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesGuageNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesGuageNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesGuageNN Reference
Circus cyaneus Northern HarrierAvesGuageNT YesReference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesGuageNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesGuageNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesGuageNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesGuageNN Reference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesGuageNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesGuageNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesGuageNN YesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesGuageNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesGuageNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesGuageNN Reference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesGuageNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesGuageNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesGuageNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesGuageNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesGuageNN Reference
Bonasa umbellus Ruffed GrouseAvesGuageNN YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesGuageNN Reference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesGuageNS YesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesGuageNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesGuageNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesGuageNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesGuageNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesGuageNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesGuageNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesGuageNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesGuageNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesGuageNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesGuageNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesGuageNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesGuageNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesGuageNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesGuageNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesGuageNN Reference
91 species are listed.