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: Henderson.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesHendersonNN YesReference
Fulica americana American CootAvesHendersonNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesHendersonNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesHendersonNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesHendersonNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesHendersonNN Reference
Spizelloides arborea American Tree SparrowAvesHendersonNN Reference
Anas americana American WigeonAvesHendersonNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesHendersonNN YesReference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesHendersonNT YesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesHendersonNN Reference
Riparia riparia Bank SwallowAvesHendersonNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesHendersonNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesHendersonNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesHendersonNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesHendersonNN Reference
Poecile atricapillus Black-capped ChickadeeAvesHendersonNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesHendersonNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesHendersonNN Reference
Anas discors Blue-winged TealAvesHendersonNT Reference
Euphagus cyanocephalus Brewer's BlackbirdAvesHendersonNN Reference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesHendersonNN Reference
Certhia americana Brown CreeperAvesHendersonNE YesReference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesHendersonNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesHendersonNN Reference
Bucephala albeola BuffleheadAvesHendersonNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesHendersonNN Reference
Aythya valisineria CanvasbackAvesHendersonNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesHendersonNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesHendersonNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesHendersonNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesHendersonNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesHendersonNN Reference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesHendersonNN Reference
Bucephala clangula Common GoldeneyeAvesHendersonNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesHendersonNN Reference
Mergus merganser Common MerganserAvesHendersonNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesHendersonNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesHendersonNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesHendersonNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesHendersonNS Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesHendersonNN YesReference
Phalacrocorax auritus Double-crested CormorantAvesHendersonNT Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesHendersonNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesHendersonNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesHendersonNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesHendersonNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesHendersonNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesHendersonNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesHendersonNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesHendersonNN Reference
Streptopelia decaocto Eurasian Collared-doveAvesHendersonNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesHendersonNN Reference
Coccothraustes vespertinus Evening GrosbeakAvesHendersonNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesHendersonNN Reference
Passerella iliaca Fox SparrowAvesHendersonNN Reference
Anas strepera GadwallAvesHendersonNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesHendersonNN Reference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesHendersonNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesHendersonNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesHendersonNN Reference
Anser albifrons Greater White-fronted GooseAvesHendersonNN Reference
Tringa melanoleuca Greater YellowlegsAvesHendersonNN Reference
Anas crecca Green-winged TealAvesHendersonNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesHendersonNN Reference
Zonotrichia querula Harris's SparrowAvesHendersonNN Reference
Ammodramus henslowii Henslow's SparrowAvesHendersonNS YesReference
Catharus guttatus Hermit ThrushAvesHendersonNN Reference
Larus argentatus Herring GullAvesHendersonNN Reference
Lophodytes cucullatus Hooded MerganserAvesHendersonNT YesReference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesHendersonNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesHendersonNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesHendersonNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesHendersonNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesHendersonNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesHendersonNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesHendersonNN Reference
Calcarius lapponicus Lapland LongspurAvesHendersonNN Reference
Ammodramus leconteii Le Conte's SparrowAvesHendersonNN Reference
Aythya affinis Lesser ScaupAvesHendersonNN YesReference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesHendersonNN YesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesHendersonNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesHendersonNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesHendersonNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesHendersonNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesHendersonNN Reference
Accipiter gentilis Northern GoshawkAvesHendersonNN Reference
Circus cyaneus Northern HarrierAvesHendersonNT YesReference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesHendersonNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesHendersonNN Reference
Anas acuta Northern PintailAvesHendersonNN YesReference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesHendersonNN Reference
Anas clypeata Northern ShovelerAvesHendersonNE Reference
Podilymbus podiceps Pied-billed GrebeAvesHendersonNE YesReference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesHendersonNN Reference
Spinus pinus Pine SiskinAvesHendersonNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesHendersonNN Reference
Haemorhous purpureus Purple FinchAvesHendersonNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesHendersonNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesHendersonNN Reference
Sitta canadensis Red-breasted NuthatchAvesHendersonNE YesReference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesHendersonNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesHendersonNN YesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesHendersonNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesHendersonNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesHendersonNN Reference
Aythya americana RedheadAvesHendersonNN Reference
Larus delawarensis Ring-billed GullAvesHendersonNN Reference
Aythya collaris Ring-necked DuckAvesHendersonNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesHendersonNN Reference
Buteo lagopus Rough-legged HawkAvesHendersonNN Reference
Regulus calendula Ruby-crowned KingletAvesHendersonNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesHendersonNN Reference
Oxyura jamaicensis Ruddy DuckAvesHendersonNN Reference
Selasphorus rufus Rufous HummingbirdAvesHendersonNN Reference
Euphagus carolinus Rusty BlackbirdAvesHendersonNN YesReference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesHendersonNS YesReference
Asio flammeus Short-eared OwlAvesHendersonNE YesReference
Chen caerulescens Snow GooseAvesHendersonNN Reference
Bubo scandiacus Snowy OwlAvesHendersonNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesHendersonNN Reference
Buteo swainsoni Swainson's HawkAvesHendersonNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesHendersonNN Reference
Oreothlypis peregrina Tennessee WarblerAvesHendersonNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesHendersonNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesHendersonNN Reference
Cygnus columbianus Tundra SwanAvesHendersonNN YesReference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesHendersonNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesHendersonNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesHendersonNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesHendersonNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesHendersonNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesHendersonNN Reference
Zenaida asiatica White-winged DoveAvesHendersonNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesHendersonNN Reference
Gallinago delicata Wilson's SnipeAvesHendersonNN YesReference
Troglodytes hiemalis Winter WrenAvesHendersonNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesHendersonNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesHendersonNN YesReference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesHendersonNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesHendersonNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesHendersonNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesHendersonNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesHendersonNN Reference
144 species are listed.