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: Hillsboro.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesHillsboroNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesHillsboroNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesHillsboroNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesHillsboroNN Reference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesHillsboroNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesHillsboroNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesHillsboroNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesHillsboroNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesHillsboroNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesHillsboroNN Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesHillsboroNN YesReference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesHillsboroNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesHillsboroNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesHillsboroNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesHillsboroNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesHillsboroNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesHillsboroNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesHillsboroNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesHillsboroNN Reference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesHillsboroNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesHillsboroNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesHillsboroNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesHillsboroNN Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesHillsboroNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesHillsboroNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesHillsboroNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesHillsboroNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesHillsboroNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesHillsboroNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesHillsboroNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesHillsboroNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesHillsboroNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesHillsboroNN YesReference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesHillsboroNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesHillsboroNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesHillsboroNN Reference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesHillsboroNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesHillsboroNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesHillsboroNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesHillsboroNN Reference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesHillsboroNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesHillsboroNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesHillsboroNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesHillsboroNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesHillsboroNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesHillsboroNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesHillsboroNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesHillsboroNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesHillsboroNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesHillsboroNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesHillsboroNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesHillsboroNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesHillsboroNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesHillsboroNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesHillsboroNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesHillsboroNN YesReference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesHillsboroNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesHillsboroNN Reference
58 species are listed.