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: Helton.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesHeltonNN Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesHeltonNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesHeltonNN Reference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesHeltonNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesHeltonNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesHeltonNN Reference
Nycticorax nycticorax Black-crowned Night-heronAvesHeltonNT YesReference
Setophaga virens Black-throated Green WarblerAvesHeltonNN YesReference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesHeltonNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesHeltonNN Reference
Vireo solitarius Blue-headed VireoAvesHeltonNN Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesHeltonNN YesReference
Vermivora leucobranchialis Brewster's WarblerAvesHeltonNN Reference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesHeltonNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesHeltonNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesHeltonNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesHeltonNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesHeltonNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesHeltonNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesHeltonNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesHeltonNN Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesHeltonNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesHeltonNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesHeltonNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesHeltonNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesHeltonNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesHeltonNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesHeltonNN Reference
Vermivora chrysoptera Golden-winged WarblerAvesHeltonNT YesReference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesHeltonNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesHeltonNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesHeltonNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesHeltonNN Reference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesHeltonNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesHeltonNN Reference
Calidris minutilla Least SandpiperAvesHeltonNN Reference
Tringa flavipes Lesser YellowlegsAvesHeltonNN YesReference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesHeltonNN YesReference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesHeltonNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesHeltonNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesHeltonNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesHeltonNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesHeltonNN Reference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesHeltonNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesHeltonNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesHeltonNN YesReference
Haemorhous purpureus Purple FinchAvesHeltonNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesHeltonNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesHeltonNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesHeltonNN Reference
Tringa solitaria Solitary SandpiperAvesHeltonNN YesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesHeltonNN Reference
Actitis macularius Spotted SandpiperAvesHeltonNE YesReference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesHeltonNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesHeltonNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesHeltonNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesHeltonNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesHeltonNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesHeltonNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesHeltonNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesHeltonNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesHeltonNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesHeltonNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesHeltonNN Reference
64 species are listed.