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: Guthrie.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Fulica americana American CootAvesGuthrieNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesGuthrieNN YesReference
Anthus rubescens American PipitAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Anas americana American WigeonAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesGuthrieNT YesReference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesGuthrieNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Hydroprogne caspia Caspian TernAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Bubulcus ibis Cattle EgretAvesGuthrieNS Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesGuthrieNN YesReference
Phalacrocorax auritus Double-crested CormorantAvesGuthrieNT Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Streptopelia decaocto Eurasian Collared-doveAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Anas strepera GadwallAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesGuthrieNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Ardea alba Great EgretAvesGuthrieNT YesReference
Anser albifrons Greater White-fronted GooseAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Tringa melanoleuca Greater YellowlegsAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Anas crecca Green-winged TealAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Sternula antillarum athalassos Interior Least TernAvesGuthrieEE YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Calidris minutilla Least SandpiperAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Aythya affinis Lesser ScaupAvesGuthrieNN YesReference
Tringa flavipes Lesser YellowlegsAvesGuthrieNN YesReference
Egretta caerulea Little Blue HeronAvesGuthrieNE YesReference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesGuthrieNN YesReference
Limnodromus scolopaceus Long-billed DowitcherAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesGuthrieNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Calidris melanotos Pectoral SandpiperAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Podilymbus podiceps Pied-billed GrebeAvesGuthrieNE YesReference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesGuthrieNN YesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesGuthrieNN YesReference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Aythya americana RedheadAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Aythya collaris Ring-necked DuckAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Euphagus carolinus Rusty BlackbirdAvesGuthrieNN YesReference
Antigone canadensis Sandhill CraneAvesGuthrieNN YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Limnodromus griseus Short-billed DowitcherAvesGuthrieNN YesReference
Plectrophenax nivalis Snow BuntingAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Egretta thula Snowy EgretAvesGuthrieNE Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Empidonax traillii Willow FlycatcherAvesGuthrieNN YesReference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesGuthrieNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesGuthrieNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesGuthrieNN Reference
107 species are listed.