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: Higginsport.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Riparia riparia Bank SwallowAvesHigginsportNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesHigginsportNN YesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Podiceps grisegena Red-necked GrebeAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesHigginsportNN YesReference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesHigginsportNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesHigginsportNN Reference
59 species are listed.