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: Hamlin.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesHamlinNN Reference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesHamlinNN YesReference
Fulica americana American CootAvesHamlinNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesHamlinNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesHamlinNN Reference
Anthus rubescens American PipitAvesHamlinNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesHamlinNN Reference
Pelecanus erythrorhynchos American White PelicanAvesHamlinNN YesReference
Anas americana American WigeonAvesHamlinNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesHamlinNN YesReference
Peucaea aestivalis Bachman's SparrowAvesHamlinNE YesReference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesHamlinNT YesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesHamlinNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesHamlinNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesHamlinNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesHamlinNN Reference
Thryomanes bewickii Bewick's WrenAvesHamlinNS YesReference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesHamlinNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesHamlinNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesHamlinNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesHamlinNN Reference
Anas discors Blue-winged TealAvesHamlinNT Reference
Chroicocephalus philadelphia Bonaparte's GullAvesHamlinNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesHamlinNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesHamlinNN Reference
Bucephala albeola BuffleheadAvesHamlinNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesHamlinNN Reference
Aythya valisineria CanvasbackAvesHamlinNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesHamlinNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesHamlinNN Reference
Hydroprogne caspia Caspian TernAvesHamlinNN Reference
Bubulcus ibis Cattle EgretAvesHamlinNS Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesHamlinNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesHamlinNN Reference
Antrostomus carolinensis Chuck-will's-widowAvesHamlinNN YesReference
Bucephala clangula Common GoldeneyeAvesHamlinNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesHamlinNN Reference
Gavia immer Common LoonAvesHamlinNN Reference
Sterna hirundo Common TernAvesHamlinNN YesReference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesHamlinNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesHamlinNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesHamlinNS Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesHamlinNN YesReference
Phalacrocorax auritus Double-crested CormorantAvesHamlinNT Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesHamlinNN Reference
Podiceps nigricollis Eared GrebeAvesHamlinNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesHamlinNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesHamlinNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesHamlinNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesHamlinNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesHamlinNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesHamlinNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Eastern Whip-poor-willAvesHamlinNN YesReference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesHamlinNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesHamlinNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesHamlinNN Reference
Sterna forsteri Forster's TernAvesHamlinNN Reference
Anas strepera GadwallAvesHamlinNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesHamlinNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesHamlinNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesHamlinNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesHamlinNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesHamlinNN Reference
Aythya marila Greater ScaupAvesHamlinNN YesReference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesHamlinNN Reference
Anas crecca Green-winged TealAvesHamlinNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesHamlinNN Reference
Larus argentatus Herring GullAvesHamlinNN Reference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesHamlinNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesHamlinNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesHamlinNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesHamlinNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesHamlinNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesHamlinNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesHamlinNN Reference
Leucophaeus atricilla Laughing GullAvesHamlinNN Reference
Ammodramus leconteii Le Conte's SparrowAvesHamlinNN Reference
Calidris minutilla Least SandpiperAvesHamlinNN Reference
Aythya affinis Lesser ScaupAvesHamlinNN YesReference
Tringa flavipes Lesser YellowlegsAvesHamlinNN YesReference
Egretta caerulea Little Blue HeronAvesHamlinNE YesReference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesHamlinNN YesReference
Setophaga magnolia Magnolia WarblerAvesHamlinNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesHamlinNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesHamlinNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesHamlinNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesHamlinNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesHamlinNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesHamlinNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesHamlinNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesHamlinNN Reference
Anas clypeata Northern ShovelerAvesHamlinNE Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesHamlinNN Reference
Pandion haliaetus OspreyAvesHamlinNS YesReference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesHamlinNN Reference
Calidris melanotos Pectoral SandpiperAvesHamlinNN Reference
Falco peregrinus Peregrine FalconAvesHamlinNE YesReference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesHamlinNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesHamlinNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesHamlinNN YesReference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesHamlinNN YesReference
Haemorhous purpureus Purple FinchAvesHamlinNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesHamlinNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesHamlinNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesHamlinNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesHamlinNN YesReference
Podiceps grisegena Red-necked GrebeAvesHamlinNN Reference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesHamlinNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesHamlinNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesHamlinNN Reference
Aythya americana RedheadAvesHamlinNN Reference
Larus delawarensis Ring-billed GullAvesHamlinNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesHamlinNN Reference
Oxyura jamaicensis Ruddy DuckAvesHamlinNN Reference
Arenaria interpres Ruddy TurnstoneAvesHamlinNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesHamlinNN Reference
Charadrius semipalmatus Semipalmated PloverAvesHamlinNN Reference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesHamlinNS YesReference
Plectrophenax nivalis Snow BuntingAvesHamlinNN Reference
Chen caerulescens Snow GooseAvesHamlinNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesHamlinNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesHamlinNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesHamlinNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesHamlinNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesHamlinNN Reference
Numenius phaeopus WhimbrelAvesHamlinNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesHamlinNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesHamlinNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesHamlinNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesHamlinNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesHamlinNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesHamlinNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesHamlinNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesHamlinNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesHamlinNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesHamlinNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesHamlinNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesHamlinNN Reference
138 species are listed.